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Beach-nesting birds: assault from all sides


Their fortunes tied to the tides, many species of coastal birds nest directly on the beach. Here Nature seems to conspire against them in these places we so often associate with idyllic relaxation. On North America’s temperate Atlantic Coast, beaches … Continue reading

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New protected area for beach-nesting birds in Florida


I’m always happy to learn that some little sandbar has received protection on behalf of beach-nesting birds.  Read about Second Chance Sandbar and add one more thing to be thankful for this week!

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