Kiteboarders Upset Over Ban From Cape Cod Beaches With Piping PloversKiteboarders are pushing back against bans of their increasingly popular sport in the protected waters off Cape Cod. Federal officials say the kites are scaring away piping plovers and other threatened and endangered shorebirds from their traditional nesting areas.
Parts Of Duxbury Beach Restricted To Protect Endangered Birds Duxbury Beachgoers will need to find a new beach, at least for the start of the summer season.
Parts Of Revere Beach Closed To Protect Endangered BirdsLongtime Revere beach residents haven't seen anything like it: parts of the beach have been roped off to protect the nests of Piping Plovers.