Bustards are stocky birds with strong legs. They fly with difficulty, and do not fly unless necessary.
These birds are in the same family as oyster-catchers and plovers.
Lapwings may often be seen settling in fields recently ploughed, where they can find an ample supply…
Oyster-catchers are noisy birds. The bill is powerful for opening mussels, oysters and other shell-fish.
The golden plover is the size of a turtle dove.