Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

A flock of plovers roosting in South Korea's Geum Estuary. This estuary, flanked by industrial development is the last remaing high quality habitat for Spoon-billed Sandpipers in the ROK. October.
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A flock of plovers roosting in South Korea's Geum Estuary. This estuary, flanked by industrial development is the last remaing high quality habitat for Spoon-billed Sandpipers in the ROK. October.

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Keywords:
Black-bellied Plover
East Asian Australasian Flyway
Geum Estuary
Grey Plover
Pluvialis squatarola
RAMSAR site
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South Korea
Yellow Sea
Yubu Island
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endangered species
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industry
intertidal zone
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pollution
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shorebird
smoke stack
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wetland loss
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