New Guinea Masked Plover at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Focus on Disney World by Barrie Brewer

 New Guinea Masked Plover
Copyright © 2011 Barrie Brewer, Nikon D300, 18-200mm VR, 1/500s shutter, f2.8, ISO 800

This very interesting looking bird is a New Guinea Masked Plover. You can usually spot him or her (the male and female look alike) foraging for food on the ground in the aviary of the Maharajah Jungle Trek in Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

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