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I have, however, a Redshank in full breeding plumage, killed in Guernsey as late as the 23rd of April.Birds of Guernsey (1879)|Cecil Smith
Many birds would starve there, but the Redshank is quite happy, as Nature has fitted him for his life in such a place.
No sooner does the Redshank spy you than he is up and, with a shrill whistle of alarm, flies quickly away.
Kearton somewhere relates how he once induced a blackbird to sit on the eggs of a thrush, and a lapwing on those of a redshank.Birds in the Calendar|Frederick G. Aflalo
The Redshank is a bird of frequent occurrence on all such parts of the coast as are suited to its habits.British Birds in their Haunts|Rev. C. A. Johns