Read the blog of Graham Appleton: How well do Lapwings and Redshanks grow?
Here is a link to the blog of Graham Appleton called ‘Wader Tales’. This issue discusses the assumption that managers of nature reserves know how to provide the right foraging conditions for Lapwing and Redshank chicks. Graham discussed the research publish in Wader Study that shows that they do.
How quickly will this Lapwing chick grow? Photo: Andy Hay/RSPB images