CHICAGO (TOC) — Monty the piping plover has died unexpectedly.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating the reason for his demise, in line with Chicago Park District officers.
We’re saddened to share that at present Monty handed away unexpectedly.We’ll share extra as we study extra.
— Chicago Piping Plovers (@ChicagoPiping) Could 13, 2022He returned to Montrose Seashore in April, leaving everybody questioning the place his feathered girl buddy, Rose, was.
The lovebirds turned well-known in 2019 after they have been noticed at Montrose Seashore on Chicago’s North Aspect.
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Monty flew in from Texas. He was at his regular summer season nesting spot at Montrose, the place he arrived three years in the past.
We’re shocked and saddened to report that Monty the Piping Plover is not with us. We have no idea as of but what occurred, however he’s at the moment being evaluated by professionals. Additional info shall be shared because it turns into out there. https://t.co/kJ6xlSHh8j
— Chicago Ornithological Society (@chicago_birder) Could 13, 2022
Birders have been ready for Rose to reach in Chicago from Florida.
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