June 23, 2016 RSS feed / Nature

Unleashed Dogs Pose Danger to Nesting Birds

Despite the best efforts of the Middletown Police Department, town officials, and the beach staffs of Sachuest and Third beaches, nuisance dogs continue to run loose on the beaches, counter to a town ordinance. More...


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Nesting Notes:

The pair of piping plovers at Third Beach provide a lesson in the ability of this species to survive if left alone. The pair has made three unsuccessful attempts to nest. More...