Mountain Plover

By: Reagan M. Carlson

Home & Habitat

The Mountain Plover nests in low vegetation areas also known as Prairie Dog Fields. The Plover lives in the plains and the Rocky Mountain states. All the way from the Canadian border to the northern parts of Mexico.

The Family

Why It's Endangered

The Mountain Plover is endangered because of habitat loss in the plains. Forest fires are not a favorite for the Plover. The chopping down down of fields for agriculture is not good for the Plover

Help WWF Help

WWF talks to local farmers to lower their field expansion levels.