Hi Snowy Plover Volunteers!

If you’re looking for survey materials, such as forms, maps, and protocol, then you’ve come to the right place. And please don’t hesitate to contact us with questions.

Stacey Vigallon, Plover Volunteer Coordinator: (323) 481-4037, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Address to send in your survey by post: Los Angeles Audubon, P.O. Box 411301, Los Angeles, CA 90041-8301



2018 Snowy Plover Survey Protocol

2018 Snowy Plover Survey Data Form

2018 Supplemental Bird Survey Data Form

Disturbance and Roost Study:

In 2010 we implemented more focused studies at known roost sites, examining disturbance factors and plover behavior. Posted below is the protocol and data form:

2010 Protocol - Focused Roost Study (pdf)

2010 Data form - Focused Roost Study (Word doc)


Beach 1: Leo Carillo/Nicholas Canyon

Beach 2: El Sol/El Pescador/La Pierda

Beach 3: El Matador/Lechuza

Beach 4: Zuma North

Beach 5: Zuma South

Beach 6: Dume Cove/Paradise Cove/Escondido

Beach 7: Dan Blocker/Puerco

Beach 8: Malibu Bluffs/Amarillo/Malibu

Beach 9: Malibu Lagoon/Carbon

Beach 10: La Costa/Las Flores/Big Rock

Beach 11: Las Tunas/Topanga

Beach 12: Castle Rock

Beach 13: Will Rogers North

Beach 14: Will Rogers South

Beach 15: Santa Monica North

Beach 16: Santa Monica South

Beach 17: Venice North

Beach 18: Venice South

Beach 19: Dockweiler North

Beach 20: Dockweiler Central

Beach 21: Dockweiler South

Beach 22: El Segundo/Manhattan

Beach 23: Hermosa North

Beach 24: Hermosa South/ King Harbor

Beach 25: Redondo North

Beach 26: Redondo South/Torrance

Beach 27: Palos Verdes North

Beach 28: Palos Verdes Central

Beach 29: Palos Verdes South

Beach 30: Portuguese Bend

Beach 31: Ocean Trails/Palos Verdes Shoreline

Beach 32: Pt Fermin/Cabrillo

Beach 33: LA Harbor

Beach 34: Long Beach Harbor

Beach 35: Alamitos/Junipero

Beach 36: Belmont Shore/Peninsula