Kildeer Drama Queen Feigns a Broken Wing.

A kildeer puts on a bit of theatre for the field crew.

Her eggs are laid in perfect camouflage between the nursery rows.

As we approach the nesting spot, Mother Kildeer feigns a broken wing to draw us—the “predators”—toward herself and away from her young.

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The ultimate sacrifice!

Happy Mother’s Day.

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