Comments for: Ellsworth sanctuary celebrates 50 years

Posted Aug. 02, 2009, at 12:32 p.m.

ELLSWORTH -— It’s easy to drive past the Birdsacre Stanwood Wildlife Sanctuary and not even realize what’s there.
Part injured bird refuge, part nature walk and part history museum, Birdsacre is not easily defined, but for decades the 200 acres of protected land has offered serenity amid the steady growth of retail development all around it.

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