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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 4 hours ago
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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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 14 hours ago
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
“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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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 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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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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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 2 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 LanganCenter near Denton. She was well-respected across the state as a leader in cons
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
Center near Denton. She was well-respected across the state as a leader in conservation when she became the executive director of Audubon Nebraska, and she worked on projects across the state and the central flyway for the National Audubon So... 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 2 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 3 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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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 3 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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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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Boston Globe
Bird sightings in Massachusettswaterthrushes in Nahant; and orchard orioles in Wayland and Concord. For more
Boston Globe / Posted 4 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 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 5 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 5 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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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando sets 2050 goal for completely renewable powerwhich includes nonprofits such asthe Sierra Club, Organize Florida, the NAACP,
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
which includes nonprofits such asthe Sierra Club, Organize Florida, the NAACP, the Citizens’ Climate Lobby and the Audubon Society. Representatives of many of those groups, as well as the solar industry, packed the City Council meeting to... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘The Butterfly Guy’: Chance encounter leads to decades-long devotionof North America: Coffee table book with color photographs of each butterfly an
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
of North America: Coffee table book with color photographs of each butterfly and a list of flora that attract it • The Audubon Society will present a free program on Monarch butterflies at 2 p.m. Aug. 13 at Crooked Creek Environmental Learning... Read more
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TribLIVE
Beechwood Farms in Fox Chapel open during constructionat least Aug. 28. Otherwise, trails are open and programs are continuing daily
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
at least Aug. 28. Otherwise, trails are open and programs are continuing daily. Beechwood Farms is headquarters of the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania. Open from dawn to dusk daily, it has free access to five miles of trails and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outdoors: Calendar, Aug. 10Visitors Center. Entrance fee. RSVP not required. Call 210-688-9055, Ext. 2009,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Visitors Center. Entrance fee. RSVP not required. Call 210-688-9055, Ext. 2009, or click on friendsofgc.org. San Antonio Audubon Society: Beginner’s Bird Walk, 7:30 a.m., Judson Nature Trails, 246 Viesca St., Alamo Heights. Nonmembers welcome.... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Residents of SE Portland neighborhood concerned over rise in coyote sightingsit is full of people that will tell you their cats are gone, their dogs are gon
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
it is full of people that will tell you their cats are gone, their dogs are gone. So what is next?” Officials with the Audubon Society of Portland said while coyote control can be effective in getting rid of specific individual animals, it will... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Wright City 'fish kill' may reveal statewide problema luxury resort community called Innsbrook, which advertises itself as committe
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
a luxury resort community called Innsbrook, which advertises itself as committed to nature, and that it's certified by the Audubon Society as a cooperative sanctuary. Innsbrook’s CEO Charles Boyce admitted the resort's waste facility was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Connecticut Environmentalists: New Federal Climate Change Report Unlikely To Change Trump's Mindthat this administration will take appropriate action,” Mador said. Patrick Co
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
that this administration will take appropriate action,” Mador said. Patrick Comins, executive director of the Connecticut Audubon Society, also isn’t sure this new report “can change any minds.” He said his experience is that seeking to convince... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
County set stage for criticism of trails changesfull-scale review of its open space paths and trails is, in part, supposed to h
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 9 days ago
full-scale review of its open space paths and trails is, in part, supposed to help address those complaints. The Marin Audubon Society has already sued, claiming the county failed to adequately evaluate the effect trail changes would have on... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Citizen scientists track effects of climate change in the Northwestproposed counting birds instead of shooting them and the Christmas Bird Count w
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days 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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Detroit Free Press
Peregrine falcons back from brink of extinctionrespect any bird that can dive-bomb a pigeon in an urban area at 200 miles per
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
respect any bird that can dive-bomb a pigeon in an urban area at 200 miles per hour,” said Gail Walter, a veterinarian and Audubon Society of Kalamazoo volunteer. Listed federally endangered species by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 1970,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices: Aug. 7, 2017for salamanders. Dress for the weather, bring water and wear sturdy shoes. Emai
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
for salamanders. Dress for the weather, bring water and wear sturdy shoes. Email morainesp@pa.gov or call 724-368-8811. • Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania is organizing a Geocaching Workshop at Todd Nature Reserve at 6 p.m. Saturday. Learn... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightings in MassachusettsRecent bird sightings as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society: Shoreb
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Recent bird sightings as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society: Shorebird migration is in full swing, and it will likely reach a peak for adult birds sometime in the next 10 days. This is a fine time to be looking for shorebirds, especially... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Kites, the bird kind, fly over Alabamaits rehabilitation program for native Alabama birds. Tickets are $50 per person
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
its rehabilitation program for native Alabama birds. Tickets are $50 per person. Details at: www.awrc.org -- Birmingham Audubon Society: Greg Harber will lead a field to West Alabama and the Tombigbee River near Gainesville and Aliceville and go... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Kites, the bird kind, fly over Alabamaits rehabilitation program for native Alabama birds. Tickets are $50 per person
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 days ago
its rehabilitation program for native Alabama birds. Tickets are $50 per person. Details at: www.awrc.org -- Birmingham Audubon Society: Greg Harber will lead a field to West Alabama and the Tombigbee River near Gainesville and Aliceville and go... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Birders fear loss of habitat to Obama Center, Jackson Park golf course development— some residents, some just passing through — have been spotted over time in Ja
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
— some residents, some just passing through — have been spotted over time in Jackson Park, according to the National Audubon Society. Protecting those winged travelers has even become part of the city's dogma. In March 2000, then-Mayor... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Tucson Audubon Society: Southeast Arizona Birding Festivalrepair work is underway at a local apartment complex following Tucson News Now'
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
repair work is underway at a local apartment complex following Tucson News Now's questions to management. Southern... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Fort continues controlled burns in Huachuca Canyonrepair work is underway at a local apartment complex following Tucson News Now'
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
repair work is underway at a local apartment complex following Tucson News Now's questions to management. Tucson Audubon Society: Southeast Arizona Birding FestivalTucson Audubon Society: Southeast Arizona Birding Festival Southern... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
NIAS to hold Wildlife Wednesday programFREEPORT — The Northwest Illinois Audubon Society will hold a Wildlife Wednesda
The Journal-Standard / Posted 12 days ago
FREEPORT — The Northwest Illinois Audubon Society will hold a Wildlife Wednesday program from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Aug. 23 at the Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas St. The program is geared for children ages 2-7. The theme will be “Dragonflies and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Swallow-tailed kites thrill Florida photographers, worry experts“coolest bird on the planet” and Audubon describes as “our most beautiful bird
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
“coolest bird on the planet” and Audubon describes as “our most beautiful bird of prey.”Our most beautiful bird of prey.— Audubon Society “When the birds are staging like this, they have two jobs and that is to eat and rest,” Audubon Florida’s... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening for the week on Shelter Islandfor VIP) and can be purchased online or by calling The Retreat offices at (631)
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
for VIP) and can be purchased online or by calling The Retreat offices at (631) 329-4398. TUESDAYS WITH TOM North Fork Audubon Society presents Tuesdays with Tom on August 15, with an 8 a.m. outing at Cedar Beach Creek. Meet at the Red House... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UNCW professor to speak on Brunswick's natural historyCape Fear Audubon is a nonprofit affiliate of Audubon North Carolina and the Na
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
Cape Fear Audubon is a nonprofit affiliate of Audubon North Carolina and the National Audubon Society. By Nancy Buckingham Your Voice Correspondent BOLIVIA -- Cape Fear Audubon's August meeting will feature UNCW geology professor Roger Shew, who... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outdoors: Calendar, Aug. 3Visitors Center. Entrance fee. RSVP not required. Call 210-688-9055, Ext. 2009,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Visitors Center. Entrance fee. RSVP not required. Call 210-688-9055, Ext. 2009, or click on friendsofgc.org. San Antonio Audubon Society: Beginner’s Bird Walk, 7:30 a.m., Judson Nature Trails, 246 Viesca St., Alamo Heights. Nonmembers welcome.... Read more
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NBC New York
'Giant Cage' to Save Birds from Invisible Flamesthat Public Service Electric and Gas Co. came up with the design for the cage a
NBC New York / Posted 14 days ago
that Public Service Electric and Gas Co. came up with the design for the cage and installed a frame. Bergen County Audubon Society President Don Torino said he's complained for years to the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, which... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Invisible flame burns birds in flight over New Jerseyfeels good that they’ve listened and are finally doing something about it,” sai
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
feels good that they’ve listened and are finally doing something about it,” said President Don Torino of the Bergen County Audubon Society, who has complained for years about the problem to the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority that... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Invisible flame burns birds in flight over New Jerseyfeels good that they’ve listened and are finally doing something about it,” sai
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
feels good that they’ve listened and are finally doing something about it,” said President Don Torino of the Bergen County Audubon Society, who has complained for years about the problem to the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority that... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Cage Being Installed to Save Birds from Landfill Flamesthat Public Service Electric and Gas Co. came up with the design for the cage a
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 days ago
that Public Service Electric and Gas Co. came up with the design for the cage and installed a frame. Bergen County Audubon Society President Don Torino said he's complained for years to the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, which... Read more
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TribLIVE
Buffalo Township nature center off to $1 million startJournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only The Audubon Soci
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only The Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania and Buffalo Township have raised about $1 million for a new park off of Monroe Road,... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Photo: Searching for the scissor-tailed flycatcher Jeff Harris, bird enthusiast and president of the Oktibbeha Audubon Society,
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
Jeff Harris, bird enthusiast and president of the Oktibbeha Audubon Society, sets up his spotting scope to do some bird watching on Sessums Road in Starkville on Friday. "I'm watching the... Read more
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