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The Backshore Bird Blog

February 26, 2015

 'Jacob and Joshua'  Photo © Patty Wainright


A rather intense February for all – don’t you think? Surviving a Maine winter is routine for Peaks Islanders, and for the birds, even the demure Black Guillemot. But, this year was a little tough. As we crawl into warm...

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