upland plover, marbled godwit, Baird's sparrow, chestnut-collared longspur.
In North America this is to-day the status of the whooping crane, upland plover, and several other species.
On its breeding grounds it often hovers, almost motionless in the air, as the upland plover sometimes does.
There were upland plover in great plenty; and before I had been away from the camp fifteen minutes I had several in my pockets.
Two caterpillar enemies of cotton, the cotton worm and the cotton cutworm, are eaten by the upland plover and killdeer.