Estuarine Habitat Critical for Shorebirds
Where human beings see a desolate mudflats, shorebirds see a restaurant. In fact, no other habitat is able to sustain shorebirds on their seasonal migrations north and south along the coast, making the conservation of this habitat critical for the survival of most shorebird species.
Page Photo Credits least sandpipers, Michael Schramm/USFWS
Last Updated: Mar 14, 2014