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Reviewing the submitted photographs for the South County Life 2019 contest is always a fun event. It’s great seeing so many people out and about capturing them. People are taking more pictures than ever thanks to ubiquitous smart phones everyone carries. Ironically, at the same time, the devices have all but eliminated traditional cameras.

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Imagine working with local scientists to monitor bats this summer as the animals emerge from their breeding colonies at dusk to go in search of food. Or counting herring as they climb fish ladders so managers at fisheries know how many are likely to spawn in local rivers. Or capturing and banding Canada geese during their three-week flightless stage so scientists can keep track of the state’s non-migratory population.