The annual Down East Spring Birding Festival is set for this Memorial Day weekend, May 24-27. It's a bird lovers' chance for a unique birding experience during spring migration and the breeding season.The four-day festival will feature self-guided explorations, guided hikes, boat tours and presentations led by local experts.

The boat tours will include a puffin trip to Machias Seal Island.

See a great variety of birds in special habitats during spring migration and breeding season, including Atlantic Puffins, bald eagles, nesting waterfowl and many more.

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