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Florida Keys Shorebird Partnership

 

Location: Monroe County (Florida Keys and Dry Tortugas)

Formed: May 2013

Meets twice a year at the Government Center in Marathon. The spring meeting provides an overview of the previous years’ survey data, enables the group the opportunity to discuss existing and potential nesting sites, any issues from the previous year, and reinforces survey protocols and database entry information. The fall meeting provides an overview of what the participants observed, problem sites, and the opportunity to discuss data from the current year.

 

News

Click here to see the latest information and news from the FL Keys Shorebird Partnership.

 

Fun facts

- Surveys are conducted on rooftops throughout the Florida Keys, on offshore islands, and along beaches.

- This partnership includes the Dry Tortugas, which is the only place in the "continental" U.S. where Roseate Terns, Bridled Terns, Brown Noddies, Magnificent Frigatebirds and Masked Boobies nest. The Dry Tortugas also has nesting Sooty Terns and Brown Pelicans

 

Contact

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