Decline of shorebird linked to bait use of horseshoe crabs
Declining numbers of a shorebird
called the red knot have been linked to bait use of horseshoe crabs.
Long-term surveys of red knots showed that the average weight of red knots when they leave Delaware Bay has declined significantly since their primary food source, eggs of horseshoe crabs, has ...
Manomet Center awarded major NFWF grant to foster shorebird conservation
WASHINGTON, DECEMBER 19, 2007 - The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) recently approved a $743,000 grant to the Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences to sustain the development and implementation of conservation programs that address the decline of shorebird
populations throughout th...
Horseshoe crab decline threatens shorebird species
Each year, the red knot, a medium-sized shorebird, makes a 20,000-mile round-trip from the southern tip of Argentina to the Artic Circle ?one of the longest migrations of any bird. And each year from April to June, the red knot stops over in the Delaware Bay to feed on horseshoe crab eggs resulting...
Wader - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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) Jump to: navigation, search. This article is about a group of birds. ... Waders, called shorebirds
in North America (where "wader" ...
Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival
The Grays Harbor NWR Page includes a variety of info about the Refuge including a map, directions, special events, updates, bird lists, educational, and other info
The Shorebird Watcher
For more references, see our Shorebird
Bibliography. For a world checklist of shorebird
species, see Robert B. Hole, Jr.'s Birds of ...
Aquarium of the Pacific | Exhibits | Shorebird SanctuaryShorebird
Sanctuary. Whales: Voices in the Sea. A Fish Story 3D. Monsters of the Abyss 3D ... The Shorebird
Sanctuary exhibit has a mudflat that is typical of ...
U.S. Shorebird Conservation Plan Home Page
The purpose of the U. S. Shorebird
Conservation Plan website is provide internet access to key documents associated with the Plan
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