Category Archives: Program

Web Feet and Slimy Skin – Maine’s Frogs with Kris Hoffman – Tuesday, April 17th

Web Feet and Slimy Skin will be presented by Dr. Kris Hoffmann from the University of Maine,   Kris spoke to … Continue reading

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Of Mallards and Men: The Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918 with Kurk Dorsey – Tuesday, March 27th

Of Mallards and Men: The Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918 by author, birder and UNH History Professor Dr. Kurk … Continue reading

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Feral Newfoundland with Deborah Gordon – Tuesday, November 14th

Join artist, musician, and photographer Deborah Gordon as she reveals secrets and hidden natural wonders of Newfoundland and Labrador. Learn … Continue reading

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Video of Turtles with Kris Hoffmann

A video of our September program on turtles, presented by Kris Hoffman, is now available and can be watched by … Continue reading

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The Art of Science: Building a Field Guide with Jonathan Alderfer – Tuesday, October 17th

The National Geographic will publish the newest edition of the Field Guide to the Birds of North America this September. … Continue reading

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Turtles with Kris Hoffmann – Tuesday, September 19th

University of Maine Postdoctoral Associate Kristine Hoffmann brings us a fun and fascinating night of turtle biology. How long can a Box turtle … Continue reading

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Lost Among the Birds, the Story of a Record-Breaking Big Year – with Neil Hayward – Tuesday, June 20th (Preceded by a brief Annual Meeting)

Boston birder Neil Hayward was having a mid-life crisis. So what did he do? He went birding. This temporary insanity … Continue reading

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From the Arctic to Brazil By Way of the Coast of Maine: The Semipalmated Sandpiper’s Journey – with Shiloh Schulte – Tuesday, May 16th

Shorebirds are showing the most dramatic declines of any group of birds. Species that undertake hemispheric migrations rely on specific … Continue reading

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Using Birds to Predict the Future of Tidal Marshes – with Brian Olsen – Tuesday, April 18th

At the University of Maine, Dr. Olsen’s research program explores how animals, particularly birds, respond to environmental change. Tidal marshes … Continue reading

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Saving the Purple Martin – with Dennis Skillman – Tuesday, March 21st

Purple Martins are beloved birds.   They’re known as harbingers of spring, arriving in Maine in mid-April as a most welcome … Continue reading

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