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Monthly Archives: February 2011

Please don’t feed the gulls Posted on Feb 3

Please don’t feed the gulls

Wendy Fox Press Secretary, Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) View Wendy's Bio We know it seems like kind and generous fun to feed human food to wildlife, but it is almost never a good idea, according to Dan Clark, DCR’s director at the Division   …Continue Reading Please don’t feed the gulls

The future of North Shore’s Great Marsh Posted on Feb 1

The future of North Shore’s Great Marsh

Tim Purinton Acting Director, Department of Fish and Game’s Division of Ecological Restoration View Tim's Bio Scientists are peering into the future, and the fate of the Great Marsh and other coastal salt marshes is coming into focus. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) predicts that   …Continue Reading The future of North Shore’s Great Marsh