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Check out Mike Bottini's River Otter Project here.

You should know about the Long Island Invasive Species Management Area (LIISMA). Their second annual conference is coming up April 24-25. You can learn more here. Or visit their impressinve website here.

You can download a copy of the Plum Island Biodiversity Inventory here.

Published in 1971, The Mammals of Long Island, New York is based on Paul Connor’s field surveys and interviews with notable Long Island naturalists during the 1960s, and also draws on historical references dating as far back as the 1600s. Here is a pdf of this landmark monograph.

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