Piping Plover Charadrius melodus


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Brush, T. 1995. Habitat use by wintering shorebirds along the lower Laguna Madre of south Texas. Texas Journal of Science 47: 179-190.

Cohen, J. B.; Karpanty, S. M.; Catlin, D. H.; Fraser, J. D.; Fischer, R. A. 2008. Winter ecology of Piping Plovers at Oregon Inlet, North Carolina. Waterbirds 31(3): 472-479.

Collar, N.J.; Gonzaga, L.P.; Krabbe, N.; Madroño Nieto, A.; Naranjo, L.G.; Parker, T.A.; Wege, D.C. 1992. Threatened Birds of the Americas: The ICBP/IUCN Red Data Book. International Council for Bird Preservation, Cambridge, U.K.

Elias, S. P.; Fraser, J. D.; Buckley, P. A. 2000. Piping Plover brood foraging ecology on New York Barrier Island. Journal of Wildlife Management 64: 346-354.

Elliott-Smith, E.; Haig, S. M.; Powers, B. M. 2009. Data from the 2006 International Piping Plover Census. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston.

Ferland, C.L. and Haig, S.M. 2002. United States Geological Survey, Corvallis, USA.

Haig, S.M.; Ferland, C. L.; Cuthbert, F.J.; Dingledine, J.; Goossen, J. P.; Hecht, A.; McPhillips, N. 2005. A complete species and evidence for regional declines in Piping Plovers. Journal of Wildlife Management 69: 160-173.

Hecht, A. 1995. Coastal plovers on the rise. Endangered Species Technical Bulletin 20: 14-16.

Majka, C. G.; Shaffer, F. 2008. Beetles (Coleoptera) in the diet of Piping Plovers in the Iles de la Madeleine, Québec, Canada. Wader Study Group Bulletin 115(2): 77-83.

Maslo, B.; Lockwood, J. L. 2009. Evidence-based decisions on the use of predator exclosures in shorebird conservation. Biological Conservation 142: 3213-3218.

Miller, M. P.; Haig, S. M.; Gratto-Trevor, C. L.; Mullins, T. D. 2010. Subspecies status and population genetic structure in Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus). The Auk 127(1): 57-71.

Plissner, J. H.; Haig, S. M. 1997. 1996 International Piping Plover census.

Roche, E. A.; Cuthbert, F. J.; Arnold, T. W. 2008. Relative fitness of wild and captive-reared Piping Plovers: does egg salvage contribute to recovery of the endangered Great Lakes population? Biological Conservation 141(12): 3079-3088.

U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1996. Piping Plover (Charadrius melodus), Atlantic coast population: revised recovery plan.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2004. North Carolina endangered species home page.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Charadrius melodus. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/12/2020.