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By Matt Pelikan
Anyone visiting Cape Poge or boating in adjacent waters recently could hardly have missed the presence of a radar installation perched on the north-facing cliff near the Cape Poge lighthouse. No, it isn’t a high-tech attempt by derby fishermen to zero in on breaking bonito; rather, it’s an innovative effort to study bird activity over Nantucket Sound.