Area Closed

This photo shows an area on the Rockaway Peninsula where high quality shorebird habitat has been closed off to beach recreation.

Detailed Description

USGS scientists are working to model shorebird habitat availability both today and in the future, given processes like sea-level rise, in an effort to support the efficient management of beaches for both people and nesting shorebirds. This photo shows an area on the Rockaway Peninsula where high quality shorebird habitat has been closed off to beach recreation.

Details

Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

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Location Taken: US