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BRI's work on mercury in songbirds has been in the news recently including an article in National Geographic Online. Pictured here is a Yellow Warbler.

BRI in the News

BRI news stories have appeared in many regional, national, and international news outlets. These stories help promote awareness of our work, but also promote the general issues of conservation biology and the need to continue research in wildlife health and its implications to human health.

BRI's researchers are available to talk to journalists and provide expert information on both their work and the broader topics of their expertise. 

To set up interviews, contact: 

Deborah McKewCommunications Director 

News Archive

Jul 14, 2016

ABC 7/Fox 22 (Bangor, Maine) Covers Restore the Call Project in Massachusetts

Maine to restore loon population in Massachusetts
By Jack Hilton

ORRINGTON - Massachusetts could be hearing loons within the next couple of years. scientists are working to restore them back to their formerly occupied areas.

When hearing the sound of a loon, some describe its song as haunting, while others believe it to be relaxing. Now the birds population is being restored in Massachusetts through a project know as Restore the Call. 

Watch the full story here.

Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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