Biologists use recycled Christmas trees to create bird nesting habitat on Poplar Island.
Biologists with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Chesapeake Bay Field Office show us how the agency is using recycled Christmas trees to create bird nesting habitat on Poplar Island, a restored island in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay.
- Produced by Steve Droter
- Music/Audio: "D Split" by Michael Cristani
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