USGS scientist records piping plover habitat characteristics

Image of USGS scientist on a beach recording piping plover habitat characteristics

Detailed Description

USGS scientist Sara Zeigler records habitat characteristics in iPlover at an ‘exclosed’ nest. On some beaches, managers erect netting around nests to protect eggs/chicks and adults from predators, allowing movement of chicks and parents to and from the nest but excluding predators


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

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Location Taken: US