Killdeer Eggs

Almost impossible to see, as they blend right into the surrounding gravel.

"OK, follow me," says the Killdeer, leading me away from the nest. "This way, over here. Nothing to see there. This is where the action's at -- trust me."

“OK, follow me,” says the Killdeer, leading me away from the nest. “This way, over here. Nothing to see there. This is where the action’s at — trust me.”

"These humans are so stupid, they always fall for this trick," thinks the Killdeer, with a sinister gleam in her beady eye.

“These humans are so stupid, they always fall for this trick,” thinks the Killdeer with a sinister gleam in her beady eye, luring me farther and farther away from the nest.

More about the Killdeer here.

 

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