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These are photographs of (who knows what) that have washed up around the shorelines surrounding Plum Island. What type of experiments are they conducting there? Is it out of the scope of possibility they were inoculating ticks with Lyme disease and the ticks infected the animal population on the Island? It is a known fact that birds and deer migrate off the Island to the mainland.
Map surrounding Plum Island. It is located 10 miles due south of Old Lyme Connecticut.
               PLUM ISLAND
Jesse Ventura, Conspiracy Theory, Plum Island segment.