bird with many names.

A bird with many names. – Northan Lapwings also call Peewit after their call “PEEWIT” – tuit or tew-it, green plover, or just lapwing, are also names this bird is known by.

lapwings x2


Much of the farmland where I watched these birds as a child is now housing estates this and changing farming methods have led to a large decline in this species numbers in recent years.





3 thoughts on “bird with many names.

  1. I called them tewits. As a child I lived on a farm and one of our fields was called Tewit Hills. Happy news. Today on the way to the coast we passed through the Trough of Bowland and passed a field which was full of these gorgeous birds. 🙂

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