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On A Rocky Maine Island, Puffins Are Making A Tenuous Comeback


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- 2037 days ago - npr.org
Rocky, windswept Eastern Egg Rock, about 6 miles off the coast of Maine, was once a haven for a hugely diverse bird population. But in the 1800s, fishermen decimated the birds' ranks -- for food and for feathers.



   

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Teresa W (782)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 12:57 am
good news
 

Teresa W (782)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 12:58 am
good news
 

Teresa W (782)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 1:17 am
Sorry for the double comment. It kept disappearing, so I refreshed the page...
 

Christeen A (300)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 1:56 am
Thanks for the share. I love puffins.
 

Frances Darcy (92)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 2:15 am
noted
 

Nicole W (646)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 5:42 am
good news, ty Cal
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 22, 2013, 9:17 am
Good! Thank you, Cal ~
 

Danuta W (1251)
Friday August 23, 2013, 2:15 am
noted
 
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