Fight or flight: Battle against plover extinction continues

At Westport beaches, volunteers and birds continue their protection efforts for the piping plover

By Kristen Ray
Posted 8/2/18

For many, the return of summer means the start of beach season; lifeguards return to their post, locals and tourists alike enjoy strolls along the beach, taking in the ocean breeze. But for the …

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