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Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk

It's My Park: Piping Plovers at Rockaway Beach

 

 Piping Plovers, an endangered species of shorebird, lay their eggs, hatch and fledge at a section of Rockaway Beach reserved just for them which is protected by the Urban Park Rangers. 

Produced by Adrian Sas

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Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Weather

  • Mon
    Chance Showers
    54°F
  • Tue
    Chance Rain/Snow
    43°F
  • Wed
    Sunny
    44°F
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny
    56°F

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