Scientific Name:

Charadrius melodus

 

Piping Plover

 

Piping Plover Fact File

Distribution: Eastern and central North America

Conservation Status: Near Threatened

Subspecies: Two

C. m. circumcinctus: south-central Canada; and north-central USA
C. m. melodus: eastern Canada, north-eastern USA

Current conservation efforts

None

Gallery

 

 

All photographs by Elis Simpson – Wader Quest