Bird’s-eye view of the Refuge
















Thank you, Sam Hess, for creating the beautiful video and his generous donation.

Sam Hess and Charles Hess, UMaine professors received a grant from NASA for three 12-inch-square, remote-control quadcopters, which were used to film the refuge. Read more here:

Umaine Receives Remote Quadcopter Grant


Visitors are welcome at Hirundo daily from dawn to dusk.  Gate 1 is closed for the winter season. However, you may park at the gate and walk in.  


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Old Town, ME 04468

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