An Acadian Flycatcher alights. This ship, 60 miles offshore, is a far cry from this bird's natural habitat of beech, maple, and hemlock forests of the eastern U.S.

An Acadian Flycatcher alights. This ship, 60 miles offshore, is a far cry from this bird's natural habitat of beech, maple, and hemlock forests of the eastern U.S. Image courtesy of Joe Mangiafico, Deepwater Canyons 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM.

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