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.

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2019 Working Group Meeting

The 2019 Working Group meeting will be held in Oyster, Virginia on November 5th and 6th. We will plan to finish early enough on the 6th for people to travel to Salisbury for the Waterbird Society Meeting.

Draft Agenda



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