Find out what makes migratory shorebirds different to other birds species and the incredible journeys they make every year!

The Pilot

Read the story of how zoologist, Amellia Formby, became a pilot to one day follow the shorebirds on migration in a microlight.

The Plane

What’s a microlight? How fast does it go? How far can you fly? Can you take a passenger? All your burning microlight questions answered!