|B L||W W||W||Family||Latin Name|
|11.5" 29.2cm||29" 73.7cm||8oz 226.8g||Charadriidae||Pluvialis squatarola|
The Black-bellied Plover is the largest bird of the plover family seen in North America. This plover can be seen on all the different coastlines of the continent. In the fall, its plumage changes to a grey, and it is at this time that it has a similar appearance to the American Golden-Plover.