Masked Lapwing, Lake Esmond, Canadian, Victoria

The Masked Lapwing (Vanellus miles) is a wader that also goes by the name Spur-Winged Plover. They make a loud “kekekekekekekek” call, particularly if alarmed. This pair has take up residence at the edge of Lake Esmond.

Photo taken this morning with iPhone (unfortunately with digital zoom – not the best result!).