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Alaska Public
There’s a new Arctic drilling battle brewing…and it’s not in ANWRuse” area — a place with room for both habitat and oil drilling. But Melanie S
Alaska Public / Posted 6 hours ago
use” area — a place with room for both habitat and oil drilling. But Melanie Smith, director of conservation science with Audubon Alaska, thinks the name is misleading. “It’s a somewhat unfortunate name, actually, ‘Petroleum Reserve,” Smith... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Ticket: What’s happening in the arts world this weekby getting to know some of New England’s most interesting feathered friends. A
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
by getting to know some of New England’s most interesting feathered friends. A bird specialist from the Massachusetts Audubon Society will be on site to introduce attendees to live falcons, owls, and other birds. It’s sure to be a hoot. Aug.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outdoors: Calendar, Aug. 17Road. Nonmembers welcome. Call Joe Wolf for information and directions, 830-935
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
Road. Nonmembers welcome. Call Joe Wolf for information and directions, 830-935-3121, or wolfbear@gvtc.com. Mitchell Lake Audubon Center: Beginner Bird Walk, a family-friendly walking tour for beginners to learn about identification and using... Read more
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The Columbian
Citizen scientists play key role in the Northwestproposed counting birds instead of shooting them and the Christmas Bird Count w
The Columbian / Posted 19 hours ago
proposed counting birds instead of shooting them and the Christmas Bird Count was born. Now, data from 116 years of the Audubon Society-sponsored activity is available on the society’s website. But Julia Parrish, a University of Washington... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Have a fun time at the fairin Hull. For more information, go to www.satuitband.com. Kayak Explorations: D
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 21 hours ago
in Hull. For more information, go to www.satuitband.com. Kayak Explorations: Duxbury Bay and Marsh, sponsored by Mass Audubon will take place from 9 a.m. to noon. The route will begin at west end of Powder Point Bridge in Duxbury and move... Read more
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The Columbian
Injured owl found along state Highway 14found an injured great horned owl Monday on the side of state Highway 14, and a
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
found an injured great horned owl Monday on the side of state Highway 14, and although it’s recovering at the Portland Audubon Society’s Wildlife Care Center, its prognosis is uncertain. On Monday, Washougal police officer Jon Cotton responded... Read more
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Houston Today
Birds of a duck pond in HoustonVerbeek, went for a walk at the duck pond in Houston before church on a Sunday
Houston Today / Posted yesterday
Verbeek, went for a walk at the duck pond in Houston before church on a Sunday morning and took photos of a variety of bird species, including an American bittern, a ring-necked duck, a mallard duck, and a yellow-rumped warbler of the audubon varie... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tiny House Festival organizers on DIY network Thursday nightfirefighters and first responders. John and Fin Kernohan, organizers of the Te
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
firefighters and first responders. John and Fin Kernohan, organizers of the Tennessee Tiny House Festival that will be at Audubon Acres on Sept. 8-10, will be featured Thursday night on the DIY Network. Their "Tiny Firehouse Station No. 9" will... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Phifer resigns from Metroparks Authority amid investigationand other land management that critics said encroaches on wildlife habitats. A
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
and other land management that critics said encroaches on wildlife habitats. A June letter to the board by the Macomb Audubon Society said, �Perhaps it is time to replace Mr. Phifer.� Phifer was promoted from metroparks police chief to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
US: 'Zero' chance of Colorado River water shortage in 2018and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado River Program director for the National Audubon Society. "I think it's a promising sign for the future. It probably needs to be scaled up," she said. Cullom, of... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Developers and citizens in conflict over construction in nature park“This is frustrating and upsetting,” said Mitch Leachman, director of the St. L
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
“This is frustrating and upsetting,” said Mitch Leachman, director of the St. Louis Audubon Society. So what’s angering him? Backhoes and bulldozers uprooting tree after tree at St. Louis County's Creve Coeur Memorial Park, known as a nature... Read more
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KXXV Waco
'Zero' chance of Colorado River water shortage in 2018and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado River Program director for the National Audubon Society. "I think it's a promising sign for the future. It probably needs to be scaled up," she said. Cullom, of... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
US: 'Zero' chance of Colorado River water shortage in 2018and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado River Program director for the National Audubon Society. "I think it's a promising sign for the future. It probably needs to be scaled up," she said. Cullom, of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
US: 'Zero' chance of Colorado River water shortage in 2018and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado River Program director for the National Audubon Society. "I think it's a promising sign for the future. It probably needs to be scaled up," she said. Cullom, of... Read more
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ABC Montana
US: 'Zero' chance of Colorado River water shortage in 2018and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado River Program director for the National Audubon Society. "I think it's a promising sign for the future. It probably needs to be scaled up," she said. Cullom, of... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
'Zero' chance of Colorado River water shortage in 2018and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
and can help protect water users from shortages," said Jennifer Pitt, Colorado River Program director for the National Audubon Society. "I think it's a promising sign for the future. It probably needs to be scaled up," she said. Cullom, of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Big and small, invasive pests spread trouble along coastal Louisianaalong coastal Louisiana. In the state's bayous and canals, water hyacinth and s
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
along coastal Louisiana. In the state's bayous and canals, water hyacinth and salvinia plants choke the waterways. At the Audubon Louisiana Nature Center, Chinese tallow trees have crowded out native species despite aggressive efforts by managers... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Huron-Clinton Metropolitan Authority director resigns amid internal investigationdestruction of what they believe is good habitat for wildlife, such as the remo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
destruction of what they believe is good habitat for wildlife, such as the removal of trees. Board members of the Macomb Audubon Society previously suggested Phifer perhaps should be replaced as director. As director, Phifer served as the chief... Read more
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The Morning Call
John Bass: Lessons from Elvis inspiration for today's young peopleAlice Fugate, puts it, it is "where Elvis became Elvis." The Presleys lived in
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Alice Fugate, puts it, it is "where Elvis became Elvis." The Presleys lived in the house for 13 months before life on Audubon Drive became unsustainable and they moved to Graceland. Not only did Elvis' fame cause unending disruption on the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Big and small, invasive pests spread trouble along coastal Louisianaalong coastal Louisiana. In the state's bayous and canals, water hyacinth and s
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
along coastal Louisiana. In the state's bayous and canals, water hyacinth and salvinia plants choke the waterways. At the Audubon Louisiana Nature Center, Chinese tallow trees have crowded out native species despite aggressive efforts by managers... Read more
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The Mercury News
New dams coming to California? A dozen projects seek $2.7 billion in state fundingThe project was endorsed Monday by a coalition of six prominent environmental g
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
The project was endorsed Monday by a coalition of six prominent environmental groups, including Nature Conservancy, Audubon Society and Planning and Conservation League, because some of the water would go to Central Valley wetland refuges,... Read more
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FOX CT Hartford
Machu Picchu And The Connecticut Connectionclimbers make it to the top, including Chih-wu Su, who celebrated his 75th birt
FOX CT Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
climbers make it to the top, including Chih-wu Su, who celebrated his 75th birthday during the trip, which was organized by Audubon Eco Travel ecotravel.ctaudubon.org. A handful came early to explore Lima and environs, and several stayed on to hike... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Pinky the 'pink' dolphin makes waves whenever it's spotteddolphins to teach their calves necessary behaviors such as foraging, said Gabri
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
dolphins to teach their calves necessary behaviors such as foraging, said Gabriella Vazquez, the stranding coordinator at Audubon Coastal Wildlife Network. The channel also offers another dolphin-friendly activity: riding the wake, which is what... Read more
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The Mercury News
Yuck! Finding bug parts on the front doorstep is troublingbirds. Bird populations are, sadly, not stable, but declining rapidly around th
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
birds. Bird populations are, sadly, not stable, but declining rapidly around the globe and in our own backyards. The Audubon Society’s annual bird count shows what they call alarming declines for many common birds. While it is true many bird... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Water festival brings in various activitiesimportance of water was emphasized during Saturday's 10th annual Shoal Creek Wa
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
importance of water was emphasized during Saturday's 10th annual Shoal Creek Water Festival held at the Wildcat Glades and Audubon Center. JOPLIN — The importance of water was emphasized during Saturday's 10th annual Shoal Creek Water Festival... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Al Batt: Weary of fighting nature, I turn to commerceGeorge Bird Grinnell’s 1886 “Forest & Stream” editorial decrying this practice.
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
George Bird Grinnell’s 1886 “Forest & Stream” editorial decrying this practice. His essay led to the founding of the Audubon Society. According to legend, this swallow got its forked tail because it stole fire from the gods to bring to... Read more
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The Mercury News
East Bay reservoir expansion plan wins support of environmental groupsfarms. “As a coalition, we consider these wildlife refuge benefits to be criti
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
farms. “As a coalition, we consider these wildlife refuge benefits to be critically important,” the Nature Conservancy, Audubon California, and four other groups wrote to the California Water Commission. “The problem is so significant that some... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Central Coast: Past, Present, Future: Delights of Sweet Springs Nature PreserveThe popularity of Sweet Springs will likely increase in the future, because the
Santa Maria Times / Posted 3 days ago
The popularity of Sweet Springs will likely increase in the future, because the Audubon Society, which acquired eight acres adjacent to the Preserve in 2008, has embarked on an ambitious plan to expand the Preserve from 24 to 32 acres. The project is... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Prairie birds lose hero in Langanwater and rivers, and building a legacy of connecting people with nature all ac
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
water and rivers, and building a legacy of connecting people with nature all across Nebraska. She started in education with Audubon in Nebraska, but later became the first director of Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton. She was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Environmental group sues over Ocean Isle Beach terminal groinLaw Center (SELC) filed the suit Monday in U.S. Court for the Eastern District
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Law Center (SELC) filed the suit Monday in U.S. Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, on behalf of Audubon North Carolina. According to a news release, the group alleges the Corps "pre-ordained" its selection of a terminal... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Road work: City council gets update on resurfacing effortsa presentation. Currently, crews are resurfacing Medical Center Drive, Glen Me
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
a presentation. Currently, crews are resurfacing Medical Center Drive, Glen Meade Road, Floral Parkway, 39th Street, Audubon Road and a portion of Peachtree Avenue. Crews also are working on Donald E. Gore Drive, RL Honeycutt Drive, and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for Aug. 14, 2017run later if the game goes into extra innings. Program costs $55. Email info@ve
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
run later if the game goes into extra innings. Program costs $55. Email info@ventureoutdoors.org or call 412-255-0564. • Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania is organizing a Night Hike from 8:30-10:30 p.m. Friday. The hike will take place at... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Flowery festival: Garden Fest celebrates greenerychildren could go on a scavenger hunt, searching for items such as something sm
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
children could go on a scavenger hunt, searching for items such as something smooth, a pinecone or a feather. The Lycoming Audubon Society, new participants at the event, conducted a bird walk with children and families and loaned them binoculars... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Have a fun time at the fairin Hull. For more information, go to www.satuitband.com. Kayak Explorations: D
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
in Hull. For more information, go to www.satuitband.com. Kayak Explorations: Duxbury Bay and Marsh, sponsored by Mass Audubon will take place from 9 a.m. to noon. The route will begin at west end of Powder Point Bridge in Duxbury and move... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Fending off bears and dirt miles is the path for Lake Park native...schools, she's well aware of what energy looks like. He used that energy in foo
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
schools, she's well aware of what energy looks like. He used that energy in football, baseball and basketball at Lake Park-Audubon High School, graduating in 2010, eventually getting his associate degree in landscaping from Minnesota State... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Scientists urge no changes to Cascade-Siskiyou MonumentPepper Trail, Ph.D., is a fellow of the American Ornithological Society and con
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pepper Trail, Ph.D., is a fellow of the American Ornithological Society and conservation co-chair of the Rogue Valley Audubon Society. Jack Williams, Ph.D., is the senior scientist for Trout Unlimited and a former Rogue River-Siskiyou National... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Check out the Pembroke Arts Festivalin Hull. For more information, go to www.satuitband.com. Kayak Explorations: D
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
in Hull. For more information, go to www.satuitband.com. Kayak Explorations: Duxbury Bay and Marsh, sponsored by Mass Audubon will take place from 9 a.m. to noon. The route will begin at west end of Powder Point Bridge in Duxbury and move... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Tahoe scientists studying secret travels of thrushand cellphone towers, and tall buildings. In 2014 and 2015, with financial sup
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 days ago
and cellphone towers, and tall buildings. In 2014 and 2015, with financial support from the Sierra Foothill and Sacramento Audubon Society chapters, TINS and colleagues at the Point Reyes Bird Observatory captured more than three dozen thrushes... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Big turnout for solar eclipse demonstration in HendersonThere was only room to stand at John James Audubon State Park in Henderson for
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
There was only room to stand at John James Audubon State Park in Henderson for a presentation previewing the total solar eclipse. Astronomer and author Joe Caruso spoke about the significance of this phenomenon. "A cold wave will come over the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Big turnout for solar eclipse demonstration in HendersonThere was only room to stand at John James Audubon State Park in Henderson for
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
There was only room to stand at John James Audubon State Park in Henderson for a presentation previewing the total solar eclipse. Astronomer and author Joe Caruso spoke about the significance of this phenomenon. "A cold wave will come over the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Camps train teens to become ambassadors for wildlife, fish and naturecamp called “words of wisdom.” There, students explore famous sayings. One quo
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
camp called “words of wisdom.” There, students explore famous sayings. One quote that touched her came from John James Audubon. It says, “The woods would be silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.” “That really reinforced... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Gardening apps grow better and betteriScape, Rain Harvest. For diagnosis: Garden Compass, Plant Health, My Garden A
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
iScape, Rain Harvest. For diagnosis: Garden Compass, Plant Health, My Garden Answers. For plant guides: GKH Gardening Companion, GardenMinder, GrowIt! For naturalists: Audubon Bird Guide app, Insect Encyclopedia, Bee Smart Pollinator G... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightings in Massachusettswaterthrushes in Nahant; and orchard orioles in Wayland and Concord. For more
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
waterthrushes in Nahant; and orchard orioles in Wayland and Concord. For more information about bird sightings or to report sightings, call the Massachusetts Audubon Society at 781-259-8805 or go towww.mass-audubon.org.Top 10 Trendin... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Photographer donates Audubon prize to SkyWatch Bird RescueWilson StarNews Correspondent WILMINGTON -- Dr. Deborah Albert, a pediatric su
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Wilson StarNews Correspondent WILMINGTON -- Dr. Deborah Albert, a pediatric surgeon, recently won the grand prize from the Audubon Society’s eighth annual photography contest. Photographers from across the nation and eight Canadian provinces... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: No need to leave AL to see Wood StorksState. On the same weekend this article appeared touting Wood Stork viewing in
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
State. On the same weekend this article appeared touting Wood Stork viewing in Louisiana, participants in a Birmingham Audubon field trip to Hale County saw more than 800 Wood Storks scattered around the county -- and that is a very... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Check out the Pembroke Arts Festivalor $20 per family. The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight, with 40 to 50 shoo
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
or $20 per family. The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight, with 40 to 50 shooting stars an hour. Watch it with Mass. Audubon from the top of Chickatawbut Hill in Milton. $12 for adults, $10 for children. Register is required online by phone... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mike Clark: Citizen members lend expertise to the Times-Union Editorial Boardever built on the campus of a community college. A seventh-generation Floridia
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
ever built on the campus of a community college. A seventh-generation Floridian, DeFoor was a trustee of the Florida Audubon Society, Florida Land Trust Association and 1000 Friends of Florida. He served as Everglades Czar to Gov. Jeb... Read more
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Hartford Courant
A Texas Cattle Ranch Connection In The Wilds Of MontvilleTexas. But in 1975, New London native turned Texas cattle rancher Morgan R. Ch
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
Texas. But in 1975, New London native turned Texas cattle rancher Morgan R. Chaney bequeathed 235 acres to the Connecticut Audubon Society with the land becoming the environmental group's largest sanctuary. The lone direction Chaney left for the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Community Postings: The dean’s list, Donate blood...and to contribute to environmental education and conservation efforts through v
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
and to contribute to environmental education and conservation efforts through volunteer service. The Connecticut Audubon Society’s Master Naturalist Program at the Center at Fairfield provides 40 hours of classroom and field training in... Read more
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Daily Press
This 'pink' dolphin makes waves whenever it's spotteddolphins to teach their calves necessary behaviors such as foraging, said Gabri
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
dolphins to teach their calves necessary behaviors such as foraging, said Gabriella Vazquez, the stranding coordinator at Audubon Coastal Wildlife Network. The channel also offers another dolphin-friendly activity: riding the wake, which is what... Read more
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