Ten years (and two days) ago, without knowing about its presense, I drove past the third Greater Sand Plover for Norway about 50 kilometers south of this years bird. The ten year old discouragement finally vanished!
- Norwegian rarities committee publications
- The Norwegian list
- Identification, taxonomy and distribution of Greater and Lesser Sand Plovers (PDF)
PS! Ten years ago, minus five days, I was twitching the first Lesser Sand Plover just south of the two mentioned plovers. Wow - July rules!