Seacoast Chapter Program
Wednesday, June 15
Learn about how the Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Program at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department monitors and manages the federally threatened and state endangered Piping Plover population on Hampton and Seabrook Beaches. From working with town and state officials on beach maintenance to recruiting volunteers, see how you can help protect this tiny shorebird.
Bio: Brendan Clifford is a Wildlife Biologist with the Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Program at New Hampshire Fish and Game. Brendan has been coordinating the Piping Plover monitoring effort in New Hampshire for the past 15 years.
Visit the Seacoast Chapter website for further details. This is an in-person talk at the Seacoast Science Center.
The New Hampshire Audubon offers multiple opportunities for those interested in joining us as a member or donating for one of our various causes.
Founded in 1914, NH Audubon’s mission is to protect New Hampshire’s natural environment for wildlife and for people. It is an independent statewide membership organization with four nature centers throughout the state. Expert educators give programs to children, families, and adults at centers and in schools. Staff biologists and volunteers conduct bird conservation efforts such as the Peregrine Falcon restoration. NH Audubon protects thousands of acres of wildlife habitat and is a voice for sound public policy on environmental issues. For information on NH Audubon, including membership, volunteering, programs, sanctuaries, and publications, call 224-9909, or visit www.nhaudubon.org.