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    • Romie L. Waterfield oral history transcript

    • Biography; History; Military; Hunting; Buildings, facilities and structures; Fishing; Employees (USFWS); Law enforcement; Biological control;
    • Romie L. Waterfield oral history transcript as conducted by Denny Holland.
    • Russell Earnest oral history transcript

    • Biologists (USFWS); Biography; Employees (USFWS); History; Military; Fishes; Pesticides; Wetlands; Wildlife impacts; Waterfowl; Buildings, facilities and structures; Budgets; Environments (Natural); Monitoring; Planning;
    • Russell Earnest oral history interview as conducted by Dennis Holland. Mr. Earnest had worked at various areas including: Denver Wildlife Research Center, as a Fish Pesticide Biologist, at the Fish Pesticide Research Facility in Tiburon,...
    • Semipalmated Plover

    • Birds; Aquatic environments; Shorebirds; Plovers; Alaska
    • Shorebirds are a diverse avian group. These groups form the 49 species of shorebirds that are common in North America. They generally have small bodies, long, thin legs and no webbing on their feet. One of the interesting facts about shorebirds is...
    • Birds 10

    • Birds; Illustrations; Art; Wading birds
    • National wildlife artist Bob Hines (1912 - 1994) ilustrations including bristle-thighed curlew; long-billed curlew; willets; wilson's phalaropes; yellowlegs; golden plovers; ruddy turnstones; avocets; killdeer; stilts.
    • Piping plover on beach

    • Birds; Migratory birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species;
    • Piping plover walks on New Jersey beach. The piping plover is a small, stocky, sandy-colored bird resembling a sandpiper. The adult has yellow-orange legs, a black band across the forehead from eye to eye, and a black ring around the base of its...
    • Piping plover walking on the beach

    • Birds; Migratory birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species;
    • This Piping Plover walking on the beach. The piping plover is a small, stocky, sandy-colored bird resembling a sandpiper. The adult has yellow-orange legs, a black band across the forehead from eye to eye, and a black ring around the base of its...
    • Piping plover

    • Birds; Migratory birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species;
    • Piping plover walking on a New Jersey beach. The piping plover is a small, stocky, sandy-colored bird resembling a sandpiper. The adult has yellow-orange legs, a black band across the forehead from eye to eye, and a black ring around the base of...
    • Piping Plover walking along the beach

    • Birds; Migratory birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species;
    • This Piping Plover on the beach. The piping plover is a small, stocky, sandy-colored bird resembling a sandpiper. The adult has yellow-orange legs, a black band across the forehead from eye to eye, and a black ring around the base of its neck....
    • Piping plovers eating on the beach

    • Birds; Migratory birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species;
    • Two Piping Plovers on the beach feeding. The piping plover is a small, stocky, sandy-colored bird resembling a sandpiper. The adult has yellow-orange legs, a black band across the forehead from eye to eye, and a black ring around the base of its...
    • Birds of conservation concern 2008

    • Birds; Migratory birds; Species of concern;
    • This is a report that identifies migratory and non-migratory birds species that represent the highest conservation priorities to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
    • Explore the world with shorebirds

    • Birds; Shorebirds;
    • A multidisciplinary education guide for grades 2-12 (with sections on "How to Adapt" for Preschool - 1st grade, home schools, youth groups, and nature centers)
    • Semipalmated Plover

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Aquatic environments; Plovers; Donna Dewhurst Collection; Alaska
    • This image was taken at Cheney Lake, Anchorage, Alaska.
    • Western Snowy Plover with Triple Stripe Bands

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species; Coastal environments;
    • The Pacific coast population of western snowy plovers breeds on coastal beaches from southern Washington to southern Baja California, Mexico. Plovers lay their eggs in shallow depressions in sandy or salty areas that generally do not have much...
    • Western Snowy Plover Nest with Eggs

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species; Coastal environments;
    • The Pacific coast population of western snowy plovers breeds on coastal beaches from southern Washington to southern Baja California, Mexico. Plovers lay their eggs in shallow depressions in sandy or salty areas that generally do not have much...
    • Western Snowy Plover Female on Eggs in Nest

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Endangered and/or Threatened species; Coastal environments;
    • A female western snowy plover sits on her nest. The Pacific coast population of western snowy plovers breeds on coastal beaches from southern Washington to southern Baja California, Mexico. Plovers lay their eggs in shallow depressions in sandy or...
    • Piping Plovers

    • Clarence Cannon NWR; Piping Plovers; Migration;
    • Migrating Piping Plovers
    • Elk River Spit, Oregon

    • Coastal environments; Habitat restoration;
    • US Fish and Wildlife Service Coastal Program is working with partners to remove non-native beach grass and restore nesting and wintering habitat for western snowy plovers.

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