cover of Black Rail Conservation Plan

Cover of Black Rail Conservation Plan, featuring photo by Bob Gress.

If you haven’t already heard, the Black Rail Conservation Plan is now out. The South Atlantic has lots of important black rail habitat. We’re also looking at using data from the effort to improve our marsh indicators.  The newly released conservation plan covers priority conservation strategies throughout the species range. It also provides short and long term population and habitat objectives for the species.

Learn more on the Atlantic Coast Joint Venture’s website