Tag Archive | Plovers Central Florida

It’s a Killdeer, Not a Piping Plover – Trust Me

“Gary, you have to come right away to the golf course,” a Bethpage State Park superintendent demanded. “There is a piping plover nesting near the ninth hole.” He was concerned because this species of plover is a federally threatened species and if he was correct, the area would have to be closed off to afford protection […]