Scientific Name:

Charadrius nivosus

 

Snowy Plover

 

Snowy Plover Fact File

Distribution: The Americas: central Canada to Panama; Peru to south-central Chile

Conservation Status: Near Threatened

Subspecies: None – Monotypic

C. n. nivosus: USA to Mexico; and the West Indies
C. n. occidentalis: coastal Peru to south-central Chile

Current conservation efforts

None

Gallery

 

 

All photographs by Elis Simpson – Wader Quest