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Title: Riparian vegetation, natural succession, and the challenge of maintaining bare sandbar nesting habitat for Least Terns and Piping Plovers
Authors: Wiley, Robert L.
Lott, Casey A.
Keywords: Sternula antillarum
Least Tern
Charadrius melodus
Piping Plover
Sandbars
Nesting
Nesting habitat
Dredging Operations and Environmental Research Program (U.S.)
Publisher: Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Technical Note (Dredging Operations and Environmental Research Program (U.S.)) ; no.ERDC TN-DOER-R19
Abstract: Background: This technical note provides a framework for effective (and cost-effective) management of pioneering vegetation on bare riverine sandbars that may provide nesting habitat for federally listed Interior Least Terns (ILT) (Sternula antillarum) or Great Plains Piping Plovers (GPPP) (Charadrius melodus).
Description: Technical Note
Gov't Doc #: ERDC TN-DOER-R19
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/8702
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