Background information

COSEWIC: Distribution of Piping Plover interior subspecies (Charadrius melodus circumcinctus) in Canada

Map created by A. Filion, based on the 2011 International Piping Plover Census. It has been reproduced with permission of the copyright owner.

COSEWIC. 2013. COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report on the Piping Plover circumcinctus Subspecies (Charadrius melodus circumcinctus) and the melodus Subspecies (Charadrius melodus melodus) in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. xiv + 39 pp. (Link)