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  • Celebrate the Migratory Bird Treaty Act! #YearoftheBird
    by Anna Autilio Lead Environmental Educator 2018 is the Year of the Bird, and the 100th anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. What is the MBTA and why...
  • Winter Storm: Snowy Owl
    by Anna Autilio Lead, Environmental Educator VINS Ambassador "Snowy" - Allegra Boverman Winter has barely begun, and it is already shaping up to be another Snowy Owl irruption year!...
  • The Fab Five: Meet Our New Birds!
    by Anna Autilio Lead, Environmental Educator This summer, VINS was fortunate to welcome a whopping five new birds to the education team. We are excited to introduce...
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  • Book Review: Happiness is a Rare Bird
    Happiness is a Rare Bird by Gene Walz was published in 2016. Gene is a friend of VINS' executive director, Charlie Rattigan, and supports our...
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