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Lapwing at Greenham Common - Overcast and raining, we were both cold and wet!
Also know as a Peewit and, according to the RSPB is a Red listed bird
Red is the highest conservation priority, with species needing urgent action
Red List Criteria:
• Globally threatened
• Historical population decline in UK during 1800–1995
• Severe (at least 50%) decline in UK breeding population over last 25 years, or longer-term period (the entire period used for assessments since the first BoCC review, starting in 1969).
• Severe (at least 50%) contraction of UK breeding range over last 25 years, or the longer-term period