Piping Plover NumbersLatest report from biological staff: Refuge beach 28 pairs, 6 nests, 52 chicks, 6 fledglings; Sandy Point 4 pairs, 1 nest, 10 chicks; Town beach 2 pairs, 1 nest, 1 chick.
The Tern Extravaganza ContinuesAccording to various postings on massbird, the Sandwich Tern is still being seen from the Lot 1 boardwalk. In other tern news, Prince of Plum Island Doug Chickering reported great looks at a Gull-billed Tern over the salt pannes and a possibility of a second Gull-billed Tern at Sandy Point reported by one of the Bobs.
Obligatory Photo of AnythingBecause all blog posts must have photos and I haven't taken any today, here is a photo of a Great Black Back being the boss of all it surveys on Friday.
|I Am the Boss of the Beach and the Ocean|