Shelter Cove

Shelter Cove

Overview

Area name

Shelter Cove

Area Location

Mid-Island. On the right of Hwy. 278 behind Kroger’s supermarket

Area Map

Access

Public area

Facilities

  • Parking behind Krogers.
  • Restaurants and shopping.

Background

  • There is a roosting area for birds in the trees behind Krogers. They come to roost in the evening after feeding during the day.  Note that the birds may not be around in early summer.
  • A viewing platform is planned by the Shelter Cove developer.

Key Birds

Resident

Pied-billed Grebe (common except summer), Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, White Ibis, Black-crowned High-Heron, Yellow-Crowned Night-Heron.