Endangered Species
Midwest Region

 

 

Midwest Region State Map

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Find a location near you

 


Endangered Species Program

Conserving and restoring threatened and endangered species and their ecosystems

 


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Great lakes Piping Plovers

Nesting Pairs

 

 

 

Great Lakes Piping Plovers

1981 to 2013

Year

Total Number of Pairs

Number of Pairs in Wisconsin

2014

70

 

2013

66

 

2012

58

 

2011

55

6

2010

60

3

2009

71

4

2008

63

6

2007

63

6

2006

53

4

2005

58

1

2004

55

 

2003

50

 

2002

51

1

2001

32

2

2000

30

 

1999

32

1

1998

23

1

1997

23

 

1996

24

 

1995

21

 

1994

19

 

1993

18

 

1992

16

 

1991

17

 

1990

12

 

1989

16

 

1988

14

 

1987

15

First year that nests are protected from predation by surrounding the nests with wire mesh exclosures.

1986

16

Piping Plover listed as endangered.

1985

19

 

1984

13

 

1983

18

1

1982

14

1

1981

17

1

 

 

 

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Last updated: March 12, 2018