2017 Western Snowy Plover and California Least Tern Breeding Season Results
By Kelly O’Reilly, California Department of Fish and Wildlife Land Manager
The first plover nest was established on 12 March and the last chicks fledged on 7 September. A total of 127 nests were established during 2017; the highest on record at Bolsa Chica. A total of 340 chicks hatched and 152 of them fledged. This is the highest fledgling count on record for Bolsa Chica.
|Nest Site 1||Nest Site 2||Nest Site 3||South Tern Island||Cell 10||TOTALS|
|End Date||10-Jul-17||27-Jun-17||27-Jun-17||23-May-17||25-Jun-1 7|