Breeding

A few more Pied Oystercatchers start to breed

One year ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

A couple of weeks ago I introduced you to the pair of Pied Oystercatchers that were the first to start breeding along our coast this year. Sadly they were not successful with their first clutch of eggs, but are busily making nest scrapes again. We are hopeful that soon they will have laid another clutch of eggs.
Since then we have had the two pairs of Pied Oystercatchers that breed between the Surf Club and Gantheaume Point lay their first clutch of eggs. They always lay their eggs in the same location each year, so when we only see one adult Pied Oystercatcher at the ocean we know the...
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