Indian Shores had 100 fledglings and Fort De Soto had some Wilson’s plovers. Skimmers had better success. The sanctuary has eroded considerably. The rains wiped out a lot of nests this year. Hats were given out in appreciation to volunteers.
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Thanks to Saskia Janes for coordinating our bird stewarding efforts!
Rooftop Nesting Birds: Least Terns, Black Skimmers & Oystercatchers
Photo by Kim Kandz