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We learn about spring bird migration, conservation efforts, and risks from avian flu


Spring bird migration has begun, and we’ll find out what to look for, and where, this season. We will also discuss long-term bird conservation initiatives. And we’ll find out how the cases of avian flu that have been detected in Maine affect both wild and domestic birds.

Doug Hitchcox, staff naturalist, Maine Audubon
Derek Lovitch, owner, Freeport Wild Bird Supply; guide and author of Birdwatching in Maine: A Site Guide 

VIP Caller:
Anne Lichtenwalner, associate professor of animal and veterinary science; director,University of Maine Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Cooperative Extension and School of Food and Agriculture

Call 866-536-7593 if you have birds you're concerned about for avian flu
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