Watch Out for Endangered Piping Plover Chicks on Maine’s Beaches, Urge MDIF&W and Maine Audubon

**MAINE DEPARTMENT OF INLAND FISHERIES & WILDLIFE** 284 State St., SHS 41, Augusta, ME 04333 [www.mefishwildlife.com][1] Main Number: (207) 287-8000 *MEDIA: For more information, call Edie Smith at (207) 592-4348* **MAINE AUDUBON** 20 Gilsland Farm Road, Falmouth, ME 04105 *MEDIA: For more information, call Laura Minich Zitske at (207) 233-6811* FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 21, 2011 **Watch Out For Endangered Piping Plover Chicks On Maine’s Beaches** AUGUSTA, Maine – As Maine’s beach season hits high gear, beachgoers are reminded to care for rare Piping Plovers. The small shorebirds are listed as an endangered species in Maine and are on the federal list of threatened species

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Watch Out for Endangered Piping Plover Chicks on Maine’s Beaches, Urge MDIF&W and Maine Audubon

MDIF&W Offers Tips on Living Among Wildlife

###MAINE DEPARTMENT OF INLAND FISHERIES & WILDLIFE 284 State St., SHS 41, Augusta, ME 04333 [www.mefishwildlife.com]( http://www.mefishwildlife.com )Public: Main Number: (207) 287-8000 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2011 *Media: For more information, contact MDIF&W Spokeswoman Deborah Turcotte at (207) 592-1164* ####MDIF&W Offers Tips on Living Among Wildlife With nature in full bloom, many people are headed outdoors – into their backyards, the woods and the beaches. Wildlife is active, too, and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife reminds people to follow these simple steps to be safe among the wildlife and to keep young animals with their mothers.

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MDIF&W Offers Tips on Living Among Wildlife