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

Spoon-billed Sandpiper chick camouflaged on the tundra. Chicks crouch and freeze in place when the adult gives a certain warning call. Chukotka, Russia. July.
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Spoon-billed Sandpiper chick camouflaged on the tundra. Chicks crouch and freeze in place when the adult gives a certain warning call. Chukotka, Russia. July.

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Keywords:
Camouflage
Chukotka
Eudocimus albus
Meinypilgyno
Menypilgyno
Russia
Spoon-billed Sandpiper
bird
breeding
chick
concealed
hiding
shorebird
tundra
wader