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All of this could be ground up and placed in a landfill. Instead, I’d rather tack it on a tree and have it up there forever.

Albert Pelletier, Birdhouse Builder

A Place to Live

An elderly man’s mission is to provide environmentally friendly housing for his feathered friends.

This story features the story of Albert Pelletier, an 82 old year man who lives on the banks of the Watuppa Pond in Fall River, Massachusetts. Albert loves living on the water, and he cares deeply about the birds in his neighborhood.

To help shelter the birds, Albert builds bird housing out of recycled materials.

Awards:

New England Regional NATAS Emmy Award: Video Essay 2012

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About the Author
About the Author

Drew Furtado is an Emmy Award winning filmmaker, and leader of a nationally recognized high school media arts communication department .

He develops guides and strategies for nonprofit and educational organizations to improve and grow their social media presence, website development, and communication practices that best engages audiences.

New Bedford, Massachusetts

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