EGYPTIAN PLOVER - N'JAU, THE GAMBIA

 

One of the 'classic' wintering birds in The Gambia. A few are found inland at a handful of sites. Also called the 'Crocodile Bird', as it reputedly picks ticks from Nile Crocodiles!

 

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