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The Nashua Telegraph
Rare heron drawing birdwatchers to siteCASTLETON, Vt. (AP) - A rare heron sighting is drawing bird­watchers to Bomosee
Rare heron drawing birdwatchers to site
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
CASTLETON, Vt. (AP) - A rare heron sighting is drawing bird­watchers to Bomoseen State Park in Castleton. The yellow-crowned night heron - which lives in Florida and breeds as far north as North Carolina - was spotted in the park numerous times last... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Rare heron draws birdwatchers to CastletonCASTLETON (AP) >> A rare heron sighting is drawing birdwatchers to Bomose
Rare heron draws birdwatchers to Castleton
Bennington Banner / Posted 21 hours ago
CASTLETON (AP) >> A rare heron sighting is drawing birdwatchers to Bomoseen State Park in Castleton. The yellow-crowned night heron — which lives in Florida and breeds as far north as North Carolina — was spotted in the park numerous times... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Rare heron draws birdwatchers to CastletonCASTLETON, Vt. (AP) - A rare heron sighting is drawing birdwatchers to Bomoseen
Rare heron draws birdwatchers to Castleton
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 hours ago
CASTLETON, Vt. (AP) - A rare heron sighting is drawing birdwatchers to Bomoseen State Park in Castleton. The yellow-crowned night heron - which lives in Florida and breeds as far north as North Carolina - was spotted in the park numerous times last... Read more
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Philly.com
Raccoons, ribbons, and misfit toys: Inside the Swarthmore home of author Judy SchachnerSamantha Melamed, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Friday, September 4, 2015, 3:01
Raccoons, ribbons, and misfit toys: Inside the Swarthmore home of author Judy Schachner
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Samantha Melamed, Inquirer Staff Writer Posted: Friday, September 4, 2015, 3:01 AM To Schachner, it's not clutter, but source material. In her studio, the jars of buttons, spools of ribbon, sparkly objects, strings of paper cranes, and a cabinet of... Read more
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La Canada Valley Sun
Sediment to be cleared from Devil's Gate Dam in preparation for El Niño rainfallThe sediment-laden Devil's Gate Dam reservoir will likely weather the strong El
Sediment to be cleared from Devil's Gate Dam in preparation for El Niño rainfall
La Canada Valley Sun / Posted yesterday
The sediment-laden Devil's Gate Dam reservoir will likely weather the strong El Niño storms forecast for fall and winter and should be ready for a five-year sediment removal project scheduled to start this spring, county Public Works officials... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and ThingsIT’S FALL! IT’S FOOTBALL SEASON! IT’S RACING AT IT’S FINEST AT TALLADEGA SUPERS
People, Places and Things
The Birmingham Times / Posted yesterday
IT’S FALL! IT’S FOOTBALL SEASON! IT’S RACING AT IT’S FINEST AT TALLADEGA SUPERSPEEDWAY! IT’S TAILGATING!! It’s time to do a few different things now that summer is at its end. What do you have in mind? I have a few things up my sleeve to share with... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsDEMOCRATIC CLUB OF CAMARILLO MEETING 6:30 p.m. The club will host an “education
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted yesterday
DEMOCRATIC CLUB OF CAMARILLO MEETING 6:30 p.m. The club will host an “education forum” featuring speakers from area college and school districts. Orchid Building, 816 Camarillo Springs Road, Camarillo. For more information, visit... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Sept. 3, 2015Printed Letters: Cuckoos have been spotted in Mesa County With all due respec
Sept. 3, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Printed Letters: Cuckoos have been spotted in Mesa County With all due respect, I would like to comment on Greg Walcher’s information about the presence of the recently listed yellow-billed cuckoo in Mesa County. His letters were... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
‘Ginny’ von HeinVirginia “Ginny” von Hein (nee Lopiccolo) was born October 21, 1914. She was th
‘Ginny’ von Hein
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
Virginia “Ginny” von Hein (nee Lopiccolo) was born October 21, 1914. She was the first of six children born to Sicilian immigrants living and working in the fruit orchards and canneries of San Jose, California.She left the orchards to work in San... Read more
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PhysOrg
Many North American birds may lose part of range under climate change scenariosOver 50% of nearly 600 surveyed bird species may lose more than half of their c
Many North American birds may lose part of range under climate change scenarios
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Over 50% of nearly 600 surveyed bird species may lose more than half of their current geographic range across three climate change scenarios through the end of the century in North America, according to a study published September 2, 2015 in the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, September 2, 2015 Yellow-billed Cuckoos have been seen in Mesa County With all due respect, I
Email letters, September 2, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Yellow-billed Cuckoos have been seen in Mesa County With all due respect, I would like to comment on Greg Walcher’s information about the presence of the recently listed Yellow-billed Cuckoo in Mesa County. His... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Audubon purchases 2-acre island in Tampa BayLITTLE BIRD KEY, Fla. - The treetop homes on Terra Ceia Bay all have grand view
Audubon purchases 2-acre island in Tampa Bay
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
LITTLE BIRD KEY, Fla. - The treetop homes on Terra Ceia Bay all have grand views of sunsets while the residents there feast on seafood and rear their young. The two-acre island just south of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge near Manatee County is an... Read more
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York Daily Record
Clubs and organizations in northeastern and central York County from Sept. 3 to 9, 2015Alcoholics Anonymous Women's Meeting: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Providence
Clubs and organizations in northeastern and central York County from Sept. 3 to 9, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Alcoholics Anonymous Women's Meeting: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Providence Presbyterian Church, 1215 Church Road, Manchester Township. 717-292-0794. Alzheimer's Support Group: 2 to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday of every month, The... Read more
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The Hub
Bulletin Board- Monmouth Reform Temple will hold a 9/11 Visual Prayer Service at 7 p.m. Sept.
Bulletin Board
The Hub / Posted 3 days ago
- Monmouth Reform Temple will hold a 9/11 Visual Prayer Service at 7 p.m. Sept. 11 at 332 Hance Ave., Tinton Falls. The service will include contemplative music and is open to the community. For more information, visit monmouthreformtemple.org. The... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Authorities block off area in Dubuquenews alert Dubuque Police are conducting some sort of investigation, and have
Authorities block off area in Dubuque
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
news alert Dubuque Police are conducting some sort of investigation, and have an area blocked off at this time. More >> Dubuque Police are conducting some sort of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Three fire departments battle Fairfax fireIowa men accused of threatening Pokemon event in court todayIowa men accused of
Three fire departments battle Fairfax fire
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
Iowa men accused of threatening Pokemon event in court todayIowa men accused of threatening Pokemon event in court today The two Iowa men accused of making online threats against Pokemon competitors are due back in court this morning.More >> The... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Council adds south Palo Alto voices to Comprehensive Plan debateA citizen panel charged with helping the city update its Comprehensive Plan acq
Council adds south Palo Alto voices to Comprehensive Plan debate
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
A citizen panel charged with helping the city update its Comprehensive Plan acquired five new members on Monday night – and will soon get an unexpected sixth. After a series of council motions and several rounds of cast ballots, the 20-member group... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Fight To Save The Sage Grouse Finds Friends In All Corners Of The WestThe greater sage grouse is a peculiar and distinctly Western bird. It's about t
Fight To Save The Sage Grouse Finds Friends In All Corners Of The West
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
The greater sage grouse is a peculiar and distinctly Western bird. It's about the size of a chicken and about as adaptable as the dodo bird, which is to say it's not very adaptable at all — at least not in a human-driven time scale. In biological... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Dubuque Audubon Society Big Sit, bird watching event Sept. 12 The Dubuque Audubon Society is holding their first annual Big sit.A big sit i
Dubuque Audubon Society Big Sit, bird watching event Sept. 12
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
The Dubuque Audubon Society is holding their first annual Big sit.A big sit is a bird watching event where bird enthusiasts... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Explore the First Coast: This week's Outside calendarJaguars What: National Football League’s Jacksonville Jaguars. Ticket prices v
Explore the First Coast: This week's Outside calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Jaguars What: National Football League’s Jacksonville Jaguars. Ticket prices vary. When: Regular season Sept. 13 through Jan. 3. Where: EverBank Field, 1 EverBank Field Drive. For more information: bit.ly/1uLKllI Baseball, soccer What: The... Read more
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Denver Post
Littleton to revamp relations with TrailMarkLITTLETON — "No man is an island." Some might say English poet and cleric John
Littleton to revamp relations with TrailMark
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
LITTLETON — "No man is an island." Some might say English poet and cleric John Donne's famous observation about humanity's interconnectedness could apply to neighborhoods as well. For the several thousand folks living in TrailMark — an idyllic... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Snippets about Lake Tahoe· The Tahoe Institute for Natural Science, Lahontan Audubon Society and Tahoe R
Snippets about Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 5 days ago
· The Tahoe Institute for Natural Science, Lahontan Audubon Society and Tahoe Rim Trail Association are co-sponsoring an easy stroll to search for migrant birds heading south for the winter at Spooner Lake on Sept. 12. For more info, go online. ·... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Cormorant slaughter reflects need to change feds' kill-first mentalityAt first blush, it seemed like an outlandish aberration that federal wildlife m
Cormorant slaughter reflects need to change feds' kill-first mentality
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
At first blush, it seemed like an outlandish aberration that federal wildlife managers would ignore their own scientists who found that slaughtering thousands of cormorants would not reduce predation on salmon and steelhead in the Columbia River... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Northern California golf courses fighting for their livesIt was 40 years ago that I relocated from the Midwest and moved to Northern Cal
Northern California golf courses fighting for their lives
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 7 days ago
It was 40 years ago that I relocated from the Midwest and moved to Northern California. I spent the first five years in the San Francisco area and for the past 35 years I have resided within the beautiful confines of Lake County. Sad to say, but it... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Sounds from past echoes sad fateThe ivory-billed woodpecker is one of the largest woodpeckers in the world, and
Sounds from past echoes sad fate
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
The ivory-billed woodpecker is one of the largest woodpeckers in the world, and is the model for our childhood cartoon character, Woody Woodpecker. Ivory-bills were never common, as they require huge areas of swamp and forest. Larvae and beetles... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Groups Appeal Seattle Judge’s Decision Allowing Shell To Use the City As Arctic Drilling HomeportSEATTLE, Wa. - Today, a group of Seattle-area environmental groups and the Sier
Groups Appeal Seattle Judge’s Decision Allowing Shell To Use the City As Arctic Drilling Homeport
CommonDreams.org / Posted 8 days ago
SEATTLE, Wa. - Today, a group of Seattle-area environmental groups and the Sierra Club appealed a King County Superior Court Judge’s July ruling which said the Port of Seattle did not need to conduct an environmental review before allowing the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich Land Trust gets woodlands donationThe property, which was donated by The Minguez Trust, is on Sterling Road and i
Greenwich Land Trust gets woodlands donation
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
The property, which was donated by The Minguez Trust, is on Sterling Road and is near 30 acres of open space already permanently protected by the Greenwich Land Trust. “We are delighted to receive this beautiful land that provides extensive wildlife... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Quarry Hill Nature Center tags monarch butterflies as they migrate southThe Quarry Hill Nature Center was transformed into butterfly central Tuesday ev
Quarry Hill Nature Center tags monarch butterflies as they migrate south
KTTC Rochester / Posted 9 days ago
The Quarry Hill Nature Center was transformed into butterfly central Tuesday evening, as fans of the monarch butterfly swarmed to the park. Nearly 200 butterflies were waiting to fly from the center like passengers at an airport, with volunteers... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Drink Up: How Santa Fe’s city water quality comparesNestled up the hillsides past the Audubon Center and beyond the reaches of the
Drink Up: How Santa Fe’s city water quality compares
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
Nestled up the hillsides past the Audubon Center and beyond the reaches of the Dale Ball Trails is a stretch of forest that’s been mostly closed to human traffic since 1932. This infrequently accessed 17,200-acre piece of the Sangre de Cristo... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Current EventsBasketball 2015 Skill Development Training Tuesdays and Thursdays through Octo
Current Events
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 10 days ago
Basketball 2015 Skill Development Training Tuesdays and Thursdays through October, Sting Gym, 6000 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $25 per day or $35 per week; willaverybasketballcamps.com Euchee Creek School council meeting 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Neighbors reclaim ‘little sanctuary' park from vandalsBREMERTON — From Lower Roto Vista Park, you can take in both the sunrise and su
Neighbors reclaim ‘little sanctuary' park from vandals
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
BREMERTON — From Lower Roto Vista Park, you can take in both the sunrise and sunset, watch the ebb and flow of the Port Washington Narrows and view the state’s largest colony of pelagic cormorants as they nest under the Warren Avenue Bridge. Yet for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Reasonable' the crux in views on EPA's haze-pollution planLITTLE ROCK -- The debate on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposa
'Reasonable' the crux in views on EPA's haze-pollution plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
LITTLE ROCK -- The debate on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's proposal for Arkansas to comply with a 1999 rule on haze centers on what federal, state, industry and environmental groups find "reasonable," according to public comments... Read more
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Providence Business News
A new school of thoughtWhat might have escaped the average visitor of the Audubon Society of Rhode Isl
A new school of thought
Providence Business News / Posted 12 days ago
What might have escaped the average visitor of the Audubon Society of Rhode Island's Environmental Education Center last year was the subtly deteriorating health of its aquatic animals and the weakening condition of its 15-year-old aquarium. "I... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices: Aug. 24, 2015• Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania will hold a full moon hike starting a
Outdoors notices: Aug. 24, 2015
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
• Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania will hold a full moon hike starting at 8:30 p.m. Aug. 29 at Succop Nature Park in Butler County. Cost is $6 for members, $10 for nonmembers. Call 412-963-6100. • Keystone State Park in Westmoreland County... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Trumpeter swan makes rare visit to riverThe trumpeter swan is North America's largest species of waterfowl, with a wing
Trumpeter swan makes rare visit to river
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
The trumpeter swan is North America's largest species of waterfowl, with a wingspan rivaling that of the bald eagle at around 6 1/2 feet. Many of the trumpeter swans that are found in Pennsylvania come from a reintroduction program in Ontario. The... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Outdoors notebook: Yesteryear outings this weekendWays of days gone by could be in your future this coming week. Two gatherings
Outdoors notebook: Yesteryear outings this weekend
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
Ways of days gone by could be in your future this coming week. Two gatherings welcome visitors to view and experience the past with props and presenters familiar with life and livelihoods from a century or more in the past. Buffalo Audubon Society... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Outdoor calendar for August 23Hiking/nature • Buffalo Audubon Society/Beaver Meadow Center, 1610 Welch Road,
Outdoor calendar for August 23
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
Hiking/nature • Buffalo Audubon Society/Beaver Meadow Center, 1610 Welch Road, North Java Events: “Homestead Festival,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday; and “Family Walk at Beaver Meadow,” 2 p.m., Aug. 30. Most events require registration. For details,... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Trash receptacles take flight in Old OaklandThis past year a group calling themselves Old Oakland Neighbors were looking to
Trash receptacles take flight in Old Oakland
Oakland Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
This past year a group calling themselves Old Oakland Neighbors were looking to strengthen their neighborhood identity and do their part to divert litter from clogging the storm drains and polluting the bay. As part of the effort, Brook Vanderford... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Jonathan Franzen interview: ‘There is no way to make myself not male'Jonathan Franzen’s new novel, Purity, is partly set in Santa Cruz, a California
Jonathan Franzen interview: ‘There is no way to make myself not male'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
Jonathan Franzen’s new novel, Purity, is partly set in Santa Cruz, a Californian town 70 miles south of San Francisco, where the novelist lives with his partner, Kathy. Their house is in the U-bend of a crescent, on the edge of a suburban housing... Read more
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The News & Observer
Chimney swift tower celebration planned at Prairie Ridge | News & Observer August 20, 2015 Brick tower in West Raleigh designed to
Chimney swift tower celebration planned at Prairie Ridge
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
| News & Observer August 20, 2015 Brick tower in West Raleigh designed to attract roosting chimney swifts Fake chimney designed to... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Expert: Death of many purple martins likely weather-relatedTULSA, Okla. -- A local bird expert says recent thunderstorms likely contribute
Expert: Death of many purple martins likely weather-related
KXII Sherman / Posted 15 days ago
TULSA, Okla. -- A local bird expert says recent thunderstorms likely contributed to the death of hundreds of purple martins in downtown Tulsa. The birds have been roosting in the city since the 1980s, but this year was the first that they gathered... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Audubon Society to host Wildlife Sanctuary tour in Atlanta ATLANTA ( — An environmental organization will host its annual Backyard Wildlife Sanctuary tour next month in Atlanta. The Atlanta Audubon Society will hold the t...The Atlanta Audubon Society will hold the tour, featuring four properties along
Audubon Society to host Wildlife Sanctuary tour in Atlanta ATLANTA ( — An environmental organization will host its annual Backyard Wildlife Sanctuary tour next month in Atlanta. The Atlanta Audubon Society will hold the t...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 15 days ago
The Atlanta Audubon Society will hold the tour, featuring four properties along a 7-mile route through Decatur, a suburban area of Atlanta. There is an optional fifth stop at the Georgia Native Plant Society Fall Plant sale at Stone Mountain... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Audubon Society to host Wildlife Sanctuary tour in AtlantaATLANTA (AP) - An environmental organization will host its annual Backyard Wild
Audubon Society to host Wildlife Sanctuary tour in Atlanta
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 16 days ago
ATLANTA (AP) - An environmental organization will host its annual Backyard Wildlife Sanctuary tour next month in Atlanta. The Atlanta Audubon Society will hold the tour, featuring four properties along a 7-mile route through Decatur, a suburban area... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Making Sense of Central Oregon SparrowsJoin Chuck Gates, East Cascades Audubon Society trip leader and Prineville High
Making Sense of Central Oregon Sparrows
The Source Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
Join Chuck Gates, East Cascades Audubon Society trip leader and Prineville High School biology teacher, as he explains identification issues of the twenty common local sparrows found in Central Oregon. Chuck’s talk will cover field marks, behavioral... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ramsey couple vows to fight perception their birdfeeding attracts wildlifeRamsey — A couple previously targeted for feeding peanuts to birds in the back
Ramsey couple vows to fight perception their birdfeeding attracts wildlife
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
Ramsey — A couple previously targeted for feeding peanuts to birds in the back yard of their Cobblestreet Lane home is again facing potential court action. Al and Annette Rockefeller said last week they were incensed by a letter they received from... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Tonto National Forest Supervisor Postpones Action On Wild HorsesTonto National Forest Supervisor Neil Bosworth has postponed any action regardi
Tonto National Forest Supervisor Postpones Action On Wild Horses
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 16 days ago
Tonto National Forest Supervisor Neil Bosworth has postponed any action regarding the horses on the Salt River for at least 120 days. Bosworth says he hopes to work with the Salt River Wild Horse Management Group and other interested parties and... Read more
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Roll Call
Saving Louisiana: 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina | Commentary By David Muth, Douglas J. Meffert and Steve Cochran Ten years a
Saving Louisiana: 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
| Commentary By David Muth, Douglas J. Meffert and Steve Cochran Ten years after Hurricane Katrina slammed ashore and New Orleans descended into unfathomable chaos, the restaurants are back, the... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Tonto National Forest supervisor postpones action on horsesTonto National Forest Supervisor Neil Bosworth has postponed any action regardi
Tonto National Forest supervisor postpones action on horses
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 16 days ago
Tonto National Forest Supervisor Neil Bosworth has postponed any action regarding the horses on the Salt River for at least 120 days. Bosworth says he hopes to work with the Salt River Wild Horse Management Group and other interested parties and... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Tonto National Forest supervisor postpones action on horsesPHOENIX (AP) - Tonto National Forest Supervisor Neil Bosworth has postponed any
Tonto National Forest supervisor postpones action on horses
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
PHOENIX (AP) - Tonto National Forest Supervisor Neil Bosworth has postponed any action regarding the horses on the Salt River for at least 120 days. Bosworth says he hopes to work with the Salt River Wild Horse Management Group and other interested... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Current EventsBasketball 2015 Skill Development Training Tuesdays and Thursdays through Octo
Current Events
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 17 days ago
Basketball 2015 Skill Development Training Tuesdays and Thursdays through October, Sting Gym, 6000 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $25 per day or $35 per week; willaverybasketballcamps.com Archaeology Augusta Archaeological Society meeting Thursday,... Read more
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