Summary of 2016 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2016 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data

Summary of 2015 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2015 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data
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Summary of 2014 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2014 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data

Summary of 2013 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2013 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data

Summary of 2012 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2012 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data

Summary of 2011 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2011 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data

Summary of 2010 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2010 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data

Summary of 2009 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data  pdf format of Summary of 2009 Massachusetts Piping Plover Census Data

Report census data for Piping Plovers using the Piping Plover & Tern On-line Data Entry System .

Wire predator exclosures placed around Piping Plover nests can sometimes reduce egg predation and enhance nest success.  Use of predator exclosures requires annual written authorization from MassWildlife and must conform to Guidelines for the Use of Predator Exclosures to Protect Piping Plover Nests  pdf format of Predator Exclosures for Piping Plover Nests
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Read Guidelines for Managing Recreational Use of Beaches to Protect Piping Plovers, Terns, and Their Habitats in Massachusetts  pdf format of Shorebird Management Guidelines
. These were developed by MassWildlife to assist property owners and beach managers in protecting Piping Plovers, Least Terns, Roseate Terns, Common Terns, and Arctic Terns and their habitats, pursuant to Massachusetts' Endangered Species Act (MESA) and the rare species habitat provisions of Massachusetts' Wetlands Protection Act.

For information on regional and national recovery efforts for Piping Plovers, visit the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Northeast Region's Piping Plover web site.

For more in-depth information on regional Piping Plover population trends, read Population Trends of Atlantic Coast Piping Plovers 1986-2006  pdf format of Population Trends of Atlantic Coast Piping Plovers
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