Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Blacksmith Lapwing (Plover)

Vanellus armatus


Spotted at Rondebult Bird Sanctuary, Gauteng, South Africa


Shoreline of inland water systems, estuaries, Short grassland, sports fields and mudflats. Uncommon on the coast, but further throughout South Africa.

No species ID suggestions


Beautiful bird!

KarenL 5 years ago

Another nice series Johan!

Boksburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Lat: -26.30, Long: 28.21

Spotted on May 5, 2012
Submitted on May 5, 2012

Related spottings

Northern Lapwing Lapwing Northern Lapwing Lapwing

Nearby spottings

Red-knobbed Coot Yellow-billed Duck Little Grebe (Dabchick) Common Moorhen