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

Adult female Spoon-billed Sandpiper brooding newly hatched chicks on the nest immediately after an incubation exchange. The male attends to the nest during the day, the female at night. Chukotka, Russia. July.
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Adult female Spoon-billed Sandpiper brooding newly hatched chicks on the nest immediately after an incubation exchange. The male attends to the nest during the day, the female at night. Chukotka, Russia. July.

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Chukotka
Eurynorhynchus pygmeus
Meinypilgyno
Menypilgyno
Russia
Spoon-billed Sandpiper
bird
breeding
brooding
chick
female
nest
shorebird
wader