Ringed plover chick had no fear.
But dad knows how dangerous the world is.
He chases away an approaching crow.
While his kids keep on exploring.
Male common ringed plover on the watch.
Cold, windy and rainy weather on Texel, mother tries to keep her babies warm.
But the little ones are eager to explore the world.
It takes a shower to get back to mums protection and warmth.