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July 2018

The Acadia Bug Project

July 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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VARIES ME United States
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Citizen scientists conducting real scientific research in Acadia National Park We need your help with scientific research about the bugs that live in Acadia! We want to learn how the number and types of insects in Acadia changes over the summer. We need to know this to understand the role different insects play as food for birds, bats and many other critters.  This important work will help us understand how food webs will respond to climate change. You will work…

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Citizen Science Training at Schoodic Institute

July 25 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating until August 29, 2018

Schoodic Institute, 9 Atterbury Circle
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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Millions of songbirds migrate south every fall along our coastline. They use stopovers to refuel on fruits and insects. As the climate changes temperatures are going up. And as things heat up fruits ripen and insects emerge earlier and earlier. But, birds are migrating south later and later. Are there be any fruits or insects left for the birds when they fly through our towns? We're trying to find out, and you can help! • Learn to use common citizen…

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Puffins and Whales Workshop – July 27-28, 2018

July 27 @ 3:00 pm - July 28 @ 3:00 pm
Schoodic Institute, 9 Atterbury Circle
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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Join naturalists from the Bar Harbor Whale Watch Company and the Schoodic Institute Bird Ecology Program for a combination puffins and whales workshop. On Day 1, start off with a fresh Maine Lobster Bake followed by an evening presentation on the whales and seabirds of the Gulf of Maine. On Day 2 enjoy a boat excursion to Petit Manan Island to see Atlantic Puffin and then head out into the Gulf of Maine for a chance to see Humpback, Fin,…

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August 2018

Bird Tour: Winged Migration I

August 17 @ 8:00 am - August 21 @ 5:00 pm
Traveling tour – see details Bangor, ME United States + Google Map
$1150.

Schoodic Institute’s Bird Ecology Program also offers birding tours in partnership with the Maine Birding Trail.  Designed with Bob Duchesne, former Maine State legislator, natural history tour operator, and author of “The Maine Birding Trail,” these programs consist of 4 nights lodging, 5 days of field trips, food, van travel, a boat tour, and expert instructors. Each Tour is limited to 10 participants to insure proper attention. Package price includes lodging, all tour meals, guided transportation by 15-passenger van, and boat…

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October 2018

The fall season at Acadia: when birds, fruit, and insects join together in a splendor of biodiversity

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moore Auditorium, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, Acadia Dr.
Winter Harbor, ME 04693 United States
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The fall season is a busy one on the coast of Maine. Birds are migrating through on their way south to warmer climes, many shrubs are producing fruit so that their seed is dispersed prior to winter, and insect populations have their last opportunities to be active before it gets too cold. Precisely when these activities are occurring – and how they are related to each other – is not well known. More importantly, the timing of these iconic moments…

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