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Maine's Birds
December 27, 2012  

This week Stephanie Martin, of Friends of Maine's Seabird Islands, and Brad Allen, from the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife,  will discuss efforts to restore Maine's seabird population. Susan Sharon reports on efforts to monitor mercury contamination in the environment by studying loons in Western Maine, and an interview about newcomers to Maine with ornithologist Jeff Wells who has written a new book, "Maine's Favorite Birds."






Web Extra: Interview with Linda Welch, Biologist with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge




Friends of Maine's Seabird Islands


Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuges


"Researcher Blog"


For more information about the Roseate Tern click here


For more information about mercury in loons and other wildlife species


"Maine's Favorite Birds"- Tilbury House


"Maine's Favorite Birds" website with links to events and how to order a copy of the book


Portland Press Herald Book review



[The "Maine's Birds" episode originally aired on Maine Watch with Jennifer Rooks September 13, 2012.]


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Maine Watch with Jennifer Rooks episode #2801


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