Abstract or Description
This map highlights the locations of essential habitat for Piping Plovers and Least Terns, both of which are endangered in the state of Maine. Essential habitat is defined as areas that both species use for nesting, feeding, and brood-rearing. Conserved areas in Maine are also highlighted on the map.
Source Data Note
Data source: Maine Office of GIS
NAD83/UTM Zone 19N Coordinating
System, Transverse Mercator projection
Recommended CitationVaz, Jeff "Piping Plover and Least Tern Habitat in Maine," Atlas of Maine: Vol. 2015: No. 1, Article 11.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.colby.edu/atlas_docs/vol2015/iss1/11