National Wildlife Refuge & Songbird Restoration Talk

Nov 26, 2012 04:00 PM

Location: Science Bldg. 102

Friends of Maine's Seabird Islands presents Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge and Songbird Restoration at 4 p.m. on Monday, November 26.

Stephanie Martin, Programs Coordinator at Friends of Maine's Seabird Islands, will give an overview of their coastal Refuge, touching on the history of establishment, types of habitat and wildlife, the Refuge's seabird management programs, and recent research efforts to document seabird foraging areas in the Gulf of Maine, as well as the use of the islands by migrating songbirds.

Stephanie will also discuss how the Friends of Maine's Seabird Islands works to support the work of the Refuge in their new Rockland headquarters. Visit www.maineseabirds.org.

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