Orientation / Training Session June 4, 2015

Cheryl Ferguson Plover Lovers Committee

Hello all of you that love the plovers!  This is a friendly reminder that we have a Volunteer Monitors’ Orientation / Training session this Thursday, June 4th 7 – 9:00 pm  at the Sauble Beach Community Centre – Community Centre Drive, N0H 2G0 Thank you very much for your interest in volunteering for the Piping Plover Recovery Program this Spring/Summer!! We hope you …

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Endangered Species: Toxins in the Great Lakes

Cheryl Ferguson Articles, Global News, Local News, Plover Lovers Committee

By Cheryl Santa Maria Digital Reporter Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 2:16 PM A recent report by the U.S. Geological Survey suggests that toxins in the Great Lakes are killing birds at an alarming rate. Since 1999, it’s estimated that more than 100,000 birds have died from avian botulism in this region. The disease attacks the nervous system leading to paralysis and, …

Volunteer Training/Info Opportunities

Leah Plover Lovers Committee

While the snow blasts, remember that time flies! Soon it will be summer again, and the plovers at Sauble will be nesting once again. To get a jump on the busy season, training and information sessions about the Sauble Beach Piping Plover Program will be run in February for interested groups. Send an email to volunteer@ploverlovers.com if you are interested in volunteering for 2012, or in having someone speak to your group.

New Website Under Development

Leah Plover Lovers Committee

Please be patient as the new website packed with information about the Sauble Beach Piping Plovers is developed. We look forward to having this site up and running in time for the arrival of the 2012 breeding plovers 🙂