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Cadillac Mountain Sports Speaker Series: “Birds of MDI” with Michael Good

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Join ornithologist and ecologist Michael Good as the changes in the Gulf of Maine over the past 200 years and how they have changed the ecological fabric of the region on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Jesup Memorial Library.

This slideshow and discussion will touch on Good will talk about the changes in the fishing industry, wetland destruction and land use issues that have directly affected birds in the area along with what can be done today to change the future.

Good has photographed and studied of birds in Alaska, Australia, Europe, South America and most recently Cuba, where he worked with Caribbean Conservation Trust for the “Cuba Bird Survey.” Good, a registered Maine Guide, has been offering birdwatching and nature tours on Mount Desert Island since 1993. Ornithologist James Bond and his book, “The Birds of the West Indies” are the inspiration for Ian Fleming and everything James Bond including Good’s talk.

This talk is part of the Cadillac Mountain Sports Speaker Series.For more information on any of the talks, contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245 or kchagnon@jesuplibrary.org. All talks are free and open to the public, seating is first come, first served.