Fun Facts for Plover Awareness & Appreciation Day!

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September 16 is Plover Appreciation Day, so we decided to share some fun facts about plovers and some photos of plovers on Sauble Beach to celebrate! Plovers are also known as the Family Charadriidae, and they have thicker necks with shorter bills compared to most sandpipers. Below you can see a Sanderling (sandpiper) on the right and a Semipalmated Plover …