American Oystercatcher Working Group

2010 Meeting of the American Oystercatcher Working Group

The tenth annual meeting of the American Oystercatcher Working group was held 12-14 October 2010 in Wellfleet, Massachusetts at Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, Mass Audubon and was hosted by Ellen Jedrey and Becky Harris of Mass Audubon.

Presentations

State Updates:

  • Massachusetts – Scott Melvin (MA Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program)
  • Rhode Island – Wendy Green (US Fish and Wildlife Service)
  • New Jersey – Todd Pover (Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey)
  • Delaware – Matthew Bailey (DE Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program)
  • Virginia – Alex Wilke (The Nature Conservancy); Ruth Boettcher (VA Dept of Game and Inland Fisheries
  • North Carolina – monitoring: Sara Schweitzer (NC Wildlife Resources Commission); productivity: Jessica Stocking (NC State University)
  • South Carolina – Felicia Sanders (SC Dept. of Natural Resources)
  • Georgia – Brad Winn (GA Dept of Natural Resources)
  • Texas – Sue Heath (Gulf Coast Bird Observatory)

Other presentations: