Tag Archives: Moult

Digging Deep

Jason Loghry, August 9th 2012

In an effort to continuously sharpen and improve my shorebird identification skills when I’m not in the field or with my great mentor, I often read blogs, forums, and websites – especially the archive sections. Recently, I discovered (a late discovery) and have become addicted to a new favourite:

Dig Deep” – Started in 2006 (a great archive!), it is written and updated by wetland expert and birder extraordinaire Dave Bakewell.

Here is something I was reading today and had to share, a fantastic three part series on feather wear and moult in waders:

Part 1: Feather wear and moult in Waders
Part 2: Juveniles
Part 3: Juvenile to 1st winter

Enjoy !