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Old 06-18-2018, 02:26 PM
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Default Re: Piping Plovers & IBSP

Originally Posted by biggestsquid View Post
Fox, raccoons, ghost crabs, avian predators etc......the ongoing saga of piping plovers nesting where they have a very small success rate is one of trying to protect the species by protecting those that are genetically marginal and assuring that they can breed more of the same.

good point.

unless humans get OFF the barrier islands altogether (which isn't happening in anyone's lifetimes) then really aren't going to see much change.
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