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Black Skimmer
Newly created colonial nesting bird habitat at Ring Island has been successfully utilized by black skimmers (pictured), common and least terns, and American oystercatchers – all state endangered species or species of special concern in the state of New Jersey. USACE and partners have successfully constructed multiple dredging and marsh restoration/habitat creation projects in coastal New Jersey.

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Photo by: The Wetlands Institute |  VIRIN: 191211-A-BZ847-811.JPG