- Best of Acadia Retreat
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Ornithology on Great Duck Island
• Introduction to Great Duck Island history and ecology.
• Introduction to Seabird Ecology.
• History of Seabird Ecology in the Gulf of Maine.
• The Changing Seasons: Introduction to Migration.
• The Changing Landscape – The Human Ecology of Maine Islands: Population Trends and Shifts.
• The Observer Effect: Challenges in Seabird Research.
Presentations will be organized around weather and observation conditions – we will try to maximize time out in the field with the birds on and around Great Duck Island each day.
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