Outreach Materials

Welcome to the searchable Shorebird Outreach Resource Directory. The materials here are available for downloading, sharing, and most may be modified for your own use. If you have material you would like to share with the broader shorebird community please submit your material for approval.



Piping Plover Media Analysis

A research based powerpoint looking at how the media portrays Piping Plovers and how their language and tone affect the public on the issue

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Common Shorebirds of Connecticut

Guide with pictures of common shorebirds in CT, their habitat, when they breed or migrate, and how common they are

Birds at the Beach Quiz

Quiz where you click on a silhouette and you find out what type of bird it is, 8 species are listed, description includes habitat, food, and status

Least Tern Information, Connecticut

Least Tern life history info in CT: habitat, history, breeding, and interesting facts, but they have different formats

Piping Plover Information, Connecticut

Piping Plover Roseatte tern life history info in CT: habitat, food, reason for decline, legislation, status, range, and what people can do to help

Roseatte Tern Information, Connecticut

Roseatte tern life history info in CT: habitat, food, reason for decline, legislation, status, range, and what people can do to help

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Article in Connecticut Wildlife Magazine/Leg bands

article describing leg banding on plovers and how to report them, the challenges of plover nesting and why their numbers are decreasing, how people help by posting signs and putting up fence, and other facts about their nesting, breeding, and migration habits

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Article in Connecticut Wildlife Magazine/Nesting

article describing leg banding on plovers and how to report them, the challenges of plover nesting and why their numbers are decreasing, how people help by posting signs and putting up fence, and other facts about their nesting, breeding, and migration habits

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Article in Connecticut Wildlife Magazine/Update on the 2012 Season

article describing leg banding on plovers and how to report them, the challenges of plover nesting and why their numbers are decreasing, how people help by posting signs and putting up fence, and other facts about their nesting, breeding, and migration habits

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Article in Connecticut Wildlife Magazine/Beach Monitoring

article describing leg banding on plovers and how to report them, the challenges of plover nesting and why their numbers are decreasing, how people help by posting signs and putting up fence, and other facts about their nesting, breeding, and migration habits

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Article in Connecticut Wildlife Magazine/Weathering Storms

articles describing leg banding on plovers and how to report them, the challenges of plover nesting and why their numbers are decreasing, how people help by posting signs and putting up fence, and other facts about their nesting, breeding, and migration habits

Delaware Shorebird Project

website describing the mission of the Delaware shorebird project and why they're importatn, also gives links to severeal sources for volunteering and more information on research, ecology, and shorebirds in general

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Delaware Shorebird Project Facebook

Facebook page providing regular updates and pictures about what the Delaware Shorebird Project is doing and how they're impacting the community

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Delaware Shorebird Listserve

website telling how to volunteer with the Shorebird Project and giving the option to sign up for the email listserve, also tells what volunteers do

Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commision Shorebird Website

description of beach nesting birds, how people can help protect them and several links to materials relating to vehicles on the beach, other seabirds and shorebirds and other animal species that people can help conserve

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Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Shorebird Database

database that requires singing in that has information about all shorebirds and seabirds in FL that has been reported

Florida Shorebird Alliance

website with several tabs that describe the work that the alliance is doing, how to get involved, how to contact them, and also gives several resources

Florida Shorebird Alliance Newsletter

webpage with links to recent newletters that pertain to shorebirds or things that can affect them

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Florida Shorebird Alliance Outreach Materials

webpage with links to several different types of materials from coloring books to postcards and brochures all pertaining to shorebirds

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Florida Bird Conservation Initiative

website with a mission that states the need to conserve FL birds and other facts about the group with several tabs leading to differnt programs and how other people can help