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Suncoast SP

Nesting Species

Important Sites

Partner Orgs

Reports & Presentations


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Suncoast Shorebird Partnership

See the latest information and news from the Suncoast Shorebird Partnership!

Nesting Species
Snowy Plover Charadrius alexandrinus
Wilson's Plover Charadrius wilsonia
American Oystercatcher Haematopus palliatus
Willet Tringa semipalmata
Laughing Gull Leucophaeus atricilla
Black Skimmer Rynchops niger
Least Tern Sternula antillarum
Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
Gull-billed Tern* Gelochelidon nilotica
Important Sites
Partner Organizations

Reports and Presentations

Presentation: Problems with data deficient species, specifically the Least Tern, and an exploration of the watch list concept.
Beth Forys- Eckerd College. September 30, 2009 Partnership Meeting
powerpoint (3.27 GB); pdf (647 KB)


Presentation: Need for explicit single-species management plans, multi-species habitat management plans, implementation through rules, and enforcement.
Marianne Korosy- Audubon of Florida. September 30, 2009 Partnership Meeting
powerpoint (636 KB); pdf (483 KB)


Presentation: Raking, the FWC, and beach-nesting birds.
Michelle van Deventer- Sarasota Audubon. September 30, 2009 Partnership Meeting
powerpoint (14.10 GB); pdf (3.36 GB)



If you have questions or comments, please email the Suncoast Shorebird Partnership using the following address: suncoast_sp@flshorebirdalliance.org

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