American Oystercatcher Working Group

The American Oystercatcher Working Group seeks to develop, support, and implement rangewide research and management efforts that promote the conservation of American Oystercatchers and their habitats through individual and partnership-based initiatives guided by recommendations of the Working Group’s membership.


Report Banded Birds

Help researchers and wildlife managers monitor American Oystercatcher populations.

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Tracking Project

We outfitted six American Oystercatchers with satellite transmitters to monitor their movements.

Track oystercatchers >>


2015 Working Group Meeting

The Working Group’s annual meeting was recently held in Acadia, ME.

Get info on the meeting >>



Banded American Oystercatchers re-sighted in Central America!
Managers in Texas want to recruit you to monitor American Oystercathcers!

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