09.06.2013 Slideshows Photos: Take a tour inside Plum Island By The Suffolk Times Share on Facebook Facebook Created with Sketch. Share on Twitter Twitter Created with Sketch. Share via email Mail Created with Sketch. CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO | Wild geese can be seen walking throughout Plum Island, including outside the administration building, where the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal Disease Center research takes place. Reporters were given a rare behind-the-scenes tour of Plum Island Aug. 28. Check out some of the photos from the island below and read about the ‘mayor’ of the island here.