Tags » Plum Island

Plum Island

Location: Plum Island, MA

Spent the entire day taking in the beautiful scenes and hiking on Plum Island. The beach was chilly, but lovely. I even got the chance to see some amazing wildlife, like osprey, egrets, and plover.

Long Island Sound region Senators release letter on Plum Island

Plum Island is an 840-acre island located in eastern Long Island Sound, and over the last seventy years, eighty-percent of the island has been allowed to return to a natural state—becoming a de-facto wildlife refuge and home to several endangered species.  411 more words


Plum Island Airport

Whenever we visit Plum Island, we pass this cool looking vintage airport between downtown Newburyport and the barrier island. We stopped the other day to make a few photos. 118 more words


Off the Hook

Shell seekers

Collectors of sand

Between seasons near the shore

Faces to the sun

Soaking up long lost rays

Mother Light

Solar Sister rides high in the April sky… 47 more words


Dogs Dogs Dogs Part 34 starring Eddie, Ollie, Margo, Abby, Wyatt, Cody, Cricket, Monte, Adonis, and Pepper

Had so much fun chasing down dogs this past week all over Plum Island…so many absolutely gorgeous animals… 62 more words

The Mystery of Plum Island’s Wildlife Will Soon be Revealed

This article is the first in a series which will follow the work of the New York Natural Heritage Program, and a team of scientists as they complete a year-long comprehensive field study of the fauna and flora of Plum Island, NY. 845 more words

Endangered Lands

Elizabeth Perkins was a wicked-tongued woman

Luke Perkins and his wife, Elizabeth were notorious disturbers of the peace in 17th-Century Ipswich, and she was said to have a “venomous tongue.” 438 more words