Plovers, and Pelicans, and Terns, Oh My!
Date: June 22, 2016
Registration & Social: 7:00 pm
Program Starts: 7:30 pm
Location: Live Oak Hall at the Lake House
Janet Thibault, Wildlife Biologist with South Carolina DNR, will be talking about the nesting ecology of seabirds and shorebirds that breed on our coast. Species description and identification as well as natural history will be covered in this talk. For more about what South Carolina DNR does for coastal birds check out this webpage.
Prior to Janet’s talk, SIB member Ed Konrad will present a series of shorebird photographs he has taken at the beach on Seabrook Island.
Membership sign-up is available at registration.
Wilson’s Plover, North Beach – Ed Konrad
But courtship doesn’t always end in true love! – Ed Konrad
Laughing Gull looking for some dropsies from a Brown Pelican – Ed Konrad
A “conspiracy” of Black Skimmer – Ed Konrad