Flocks of birds found in Pakistan are far larger than expected as winter surveys continue.
Phil and Jem find wintering Sociable Lapwings in irrigated areas in Saudi Arabia for the second year running.
Nikoo reaches Turkey, while Maysa joins Tesfaye at Tallymerjan.
Azerbaijan is an important migration stop-over for Sociable Lapwings – and this year we want to find out more.
Maysa and Tesfaya are back in Kazakhstan, Nikoo is on her way. Results are in from surveys in Pakistan.
Three tagged birds are now on the move back to their breeding grounds.
In another unexpected move, Vyan leaves Saudi Arabia and reaches Sudan.
Other than Ajaz, most of the birds have been relatively settled over the last week.
Our tagged birds are beginning to reach their wintering grounds, although the final destination of the eastern birds in particular is as yet unknown.
Nikoo reaches Sudan, while Tesfaye is in Pakistan – with the other tagged birds expected to settle in wintering grounds soon. Kiryl has gone missing.