The curlew’s call haunts sands and hills

St Dogmael’s, Pembrokeshire I could hear the haunting call of a curlew – faintly, distantly, yet it still had a power to arrest and hold my attention. It bubbled up as though from the water itself, swelled to a crescendo and gently died away

The Guardian

Last updated on 08 February 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Kingdom
Region: 
Europe
Species: 
Numenius arquata
Species group: 
Birds