The first nesting of Spur-winged Plovers in Greece Sirs,--In his recent article on the Spur-winged Plover Hoplopterus spinosus {Brit. Birds, 58: 47-51), I. J. Ferguson-Lees stated that the breeding of this species in Europe as a whole and in Greece in particular was not authenticated until i960, although 'suspicion grew to near certainty in the 1950's'. It may be of interest, therefore, to put on rec...

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