Lessons learned from the oldest Snowy Plover
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Mark A. Colwell, Elizabeth J. Feucht, Sean E. McAllister, Amber N. Transou
Wildlife Department, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA 95521, USA
The authors report about the oldest Snowy Plover on record. Over his lifetime, OR:YR tended 148 eggs in 58 nests, and hatched 31 chicks, of which 13 fledged (i.e., reached 28 days of age)!