Semipalmated Plover  ( Pluvier semipalmé )

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Charadrius semipalmatus

Description:    Semipalmated Plover
Photo Date:   May 24, 2009

Location:  

Hilliardton Marsh

Photographer:  

Michael Werner

General Notes

 

Abundance: Uncommon Earliest observed:  

Typical spring arrival:

May 23

Typical fall arrival:

Aug. 15
Breeding Status: Migrant Latest observed:  

Typical spring departure:

June 1

Typical fall departure:

Aug. 28

Documented Observations

 

 

May 25, 1969. 36 were observed near Virginiatown by Elmer Hutchinson.

May 24, 2009. 4 observed and photographed at Hilliardton Marsh by Michael Werner

 

Banding Results

Year

Gillies
Lake

Hilliardton
Marsh

Mountain
Chutes

Year
Total

2000   1   1
2002   4   4