arctic snowbirds in maine

Arctic Snowbirds in Maine

Many of us are familiar with the concept of birds heading south for the winter and returning when the weather gets a bit nicer (in fact, we may even know people who escape Maine for the warmer climates for the same reason). However, did you know that there are Arctic snowbirds that routinely travel to…

bird flu in maine

Bird Flu in Maine

Bird Flu is back in Maine and the fall and upcoming winter make it essential to follow proper biosecurity measures, not only to protect food sources but to protect other wildlife in Maine. Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) is better known as “bird flu.” The latest round of bird flu has devastated domestic poultry. This…