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Philly.com
Climate change means threat to species in Pennsylvaniathe warm winter Pennsylvanians enjoyed could be a harbinger of a serious risk t
Climate change means threat to species in Pennsylvania
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
the warm winter Pennsylvanians enjoyed could be a harbinger of a serious risk to wildlife. According to the National Wildlife Federation, climate change is the single biggest threat to wildlife this century. For Pennsylvanians, the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Trees planted at West Scranton High Schooloff the planting with mulch. The group also toured the 14,500-square-foot cour
Trees planted at West Scranton High School
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
off the planting with mulch. The group also toured the 14,500-square-foot courtyard inside West Scranton, which the National Wildlife Federation recently designated a Certified Wildlife Habitat. Getting the designation was a project started... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Subaru of America Launches "Subaru University" Program With Inaugural Partner, Respond Inc. of CamdenIndiana Automotive, Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be des
Subaru of America Launches "Subaru University" Program With Inaugural Partner, Respond Inc. of Camden
The Auto Channel / Posted yesterday
Indiana Automotive, Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional information, visit media.subaru.com. Diane AntonSubaru of America,... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
BP oil spill settlement paves the way for recovery progressindustry grow and benefit the economy in Mississippi.” Jill Mastrototaro, Alab
BP oil spill settlement paves the way for recovery progress
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
industry grow and benefit the economy in Mississippi.” Jill Mastrototaro, Alabama/Mississippi policy specialist, National Wildlife Federation, who is based in Jackson, said a benefit of the settlement being finalized is that now... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Impacts of BP oil spill continueBy BECKY GILLETTE The National Wildlife Federation report, 9 Things You Didn’t
Impacts of BP oil spill continue
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 2 days ago
By BECKY GILLETTE The National Wildlife Federation report, 9 Things You Didn’t Know About the Deepwater Horizon Disaster and How We Can Restore the Gulf of Mexico, includes these key findings: *Nearly all of the populations of dolphins and whales... Read more
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Press Release Network
WattTime Partners With Energate to Launch Green Smart Thermostat Solution to Automatically Power Homes on Clean Energyfrom the University of California Berkeley, Wayne State University, Delta Insti
WattTime Partners With Energate to Launch Green Smart Thermostat Solution to Automatically Power Homes on Clean Energy
Press Release Network / Posted 7 days ago
from the University of California Berkeley, Wayne State University, Delta Institute, Rocky Mountain Institute and the National Wildlife Federation. About WattTime WattTime is an environmental non-profit spinning out of the latest power grid... Read more
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The Morning Call
How climate change could rob Pennsylvania of 2 state symbolsthe warm winter Pennsylvanians enjoyed could be a harbinger of a serious risk t
How climate change could rob Pennsylvania of 2 state symbols
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
the warm winter Pennsylvanians enjoyed could be a harbinger of a serious risk to wildlife. According to the National Wildlife Federation, climate change is the single biggest threat to wildlife this century. For Pennsylvanians, the... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
2016 Earth Day: Plant a tree, clean a beach, connect with naturea.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Howard Park in celebration of Earth Day. Get a free
2016 Earth Day: Plant a tree, clean a beach, connect with nature
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Howard Park in celebration of Earth Day. Get a free live oak (large), Dahoon Holly (medium ) or fire bush (small ) tree. Find information at the National Wildlife Federation on obtaining free native tree seedlings.More N... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Plant a tree, clean a beach for Earth Daya.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Howard Park in celebration of Earth Day. Get a free
Plant a tree, clean a beach for Earth Day
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Howard Park in celebration of Earth Day. Get a free live oak (large), Dahoon Holly (medium ) or fire bush (small ) tree. Find information at the National Wildlife Federation on obtaining free native tree seedlings.More N... Read more
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National Geographic
BP Oil Spill Trashed More Shoreline Than Scientists ThoughtThe National Wildlife Federation says more than three-quarters of pregnant bott
BP Oil Spill Trashed More Shoreline Than Scientists Thought
National Geographic / Posted 11 days ago
The National Wildlife Federation says more than three-quarters of pregnant bottlenose dolphins in the oiled areas failed to give birth to a viable calf in the years since the disaster. Between two and five trillion larval fish and 8.3 billion oysters... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Top Interior, BLM officials lead talks on sage-grouseas landowners, energy companies, and state and federal agencies, he said. Clar
Top Interior, BLM officials lead talks on sage-grouse
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
as landowners, energy companies, and state and federal agencies, he said. Clare Bastable, public lands director for the National Wildlife Federation, said her group supports the BLM’s sage-grouse plans and its outreach efforts as it works to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disney announces nature funding initiativesthe Jane Goodall Institute: Roots & Shoots, the National Park Foundation, the N
Disney announces nature funding initiatives
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
the Jane Goodall Institute: Roots & Shoots, the National Park Foundation, the National Recreation and Park Association, the National Wildlife Federation and The Nature Conservancy. The Disney Conservation Fund was established in 1995. Supported by... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
National Wildlife Federation releases oil spill impact reportThis week marks the sixth anniversary of the BP oil spill in 2010. On Monday,
National Wildlife Federation releases oil spill impact report
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
This week marks the sixth anniversary of the BP oil spill in 2010. On Monday, the National Wildlife Federation released a report that outlines the impact of the disaster and priorities for restoration. Dolphins and sea turtles are among the animals... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
National Wildlife Federation releases oil spill impact reportThis week marks the sixth anniversary of the BP oil spill in 2010. On Monday,
National Wildlife Federation releases oil spill impact report
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
This week marks the sixth anniversary of the BP oil spill in 2010. On Monday, the National Wildlife Federation released a report that outlines the impact of the disaster and priorities for restoration. Dolphins and sea turtles are among the animals... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readinessdepartment spokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management stra
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readiness
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 12 days ago
department spokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management strategy. But nothing is imminent. According to the National Wildlife Federation, the black bear population is rising in states where the animals have not been seen in ye... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readinessspokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management strategy. But n
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readiness
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 12 days ago
spokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management strategy. But nothing is imminent. According to the National Wildlife Federation, the black bear population is rising in states where the animals have not been seen in... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readinessspokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management strategy. But n
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readiness
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 12 days ago
spokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management strategy. But nothing is imminent. According to the National Wildlife Federation, the black bear population is rising in states where the animals have not been seen in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readinessspokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management strategy. But n
Black bear sighting puts spotlight on Indiana readiness
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
spokesman says Indiana plans to develop its own bear management strategy. But nothing is imminent. According to the National Wildlife Federation, the black bear population is rising in states where the animals have not been seen in... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Rosemary Heisea lot. Rosemary respected all living creatures (even many bugs). She was a supp
Rosemary Heise
Marshall Independent / Posted 13 days ago
a lot. Rosemary respected all living creatures (even many bugs). She was a supporter of humane and pet rescue groups, the National Wildlife Federation, and World Wildlife Federation. In addition to her husband, Doug, she is survived by her... Read more
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The Columbian
Restrictions proposed for building in flood plainscalled a biological opinion, in response to a lawsuit from environmental groups
Restrictions proposed for building in flood plains
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
called a biological opinion, in response to a lawsuit from environmental groups. The Audubon Society of Portland, National Wildlife Federation, Northwest Environmental Defense Center and Association of Northwest Steelheaders had argued... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2017 Subaru Forester Offers Advanced Safety Features And Greater Comfort And Performanceof Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be d
2017 Subaru Forester Offers Advanced Safety Features And Greater Comfort And Performance
The Auto Channel / Posted 16 days ago
of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional information visit media.subaru.com. The Most In-Depth Subaru Vehicle Shopper's... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Driftwood Outdoors: Sportsmen should oppose transfer of national landsa wholesale transfer of public lands to western states,” said Aaron Kindle, Wes
Driftwood Outdoors: Sportsmen should oppose transfer of national lands
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
a wholesale transfer of public lands to western states,” said Aaron Kindle, Western Sportsmen’s campaign manager for the National Wildlife Federation. “Here in Colorado we only have access to 17 percent of our State Trust Lands. Access is... Read more
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The Daily Comet
U.S. taxpayers subsidize BP oil spill settlement, group saysand the start of a new chapter for the people and wildlife of the Gulf," said C
U.S. taxpayers subsidize BP oil spill settlement, group says
The Daily Comet / Posted 21 days ago
and the start of a new chapter for the people and wildlife of the Gulf," said Collin O'Mara, president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation. "However, the road to restoration is a long one, and our work is just beginning. We urge the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
U.S. taxpayers subsidize BP oil spill settlement, group saysand the start of a new chapter for the people and wildlife of the Gulf," said C
U.S. taxpayers subsidize BP oil spill settlement, group says
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 days ago
and the start of a new chapter for the people and wildlife of the Gulf," said Collin O'Mara, president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation. "However, the road to restoration is a long one, and our work is just beginning. We urge the... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Oil slick could travel as far as Manitoulin if Enbridge pipeline ruptures, Michigan U. – Manitoulin Expositorthem rupture. The findings were released in a study by the University of Michig
Oil slick could travel as far as Manitoulin if Enbridge pipeline ruptures, Michigan U. – Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 23 days ago
them rupture. The findings were released in a study by the University of Michigan Water Centre, and supported by the National Wildlife Federation, and is based on 840 computer simulations of possible spills from twin lines that run across the... Read more
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The Hill
The clock is ticking on flood insurance reformcounting on it. Ryan Alexander is the President of Taxpayers for Common Sense
The clock is ticking on flood insurance reform
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
counting on it. Ryan Alexander is the President of Taxpayers for Common Sense and Collin O’Mara is the President of the National Wildlife Federation. Both are members of the SmarterSafer coalition. Tom Salomone is the President of the National... Read more
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The Advocate
Entice butterflies to stay awhile with these flowers, tips.to just any garden. Butterflies love bright flowers with red, yellow, orange, p
Entice butterflies to stay awhile with these flowers, tips.
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
to just any garden. Butterflies love bright flowers with red, yellow, orange, pink and purple blossoms, according to the National Wildlife Federation. Here are Auld’s rules for making your garden butterfly friendly. 1. You need both host plants... Read more
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The Huffington Post
American Bison Herd Returns To Ancestral Homeabout trying to establish [bison] populations on a broader ecosystem level," Do
American Bison Herd Returns To Ancestral Home
The Huffington Post / Posted 25 days ago
about trying to establish [bison] populations on a broader ecosystem level," Doug Inkley, senior wildlife biologist at the National Wildlife Federation, told The Huffington Post. The Wildlife Conservation Society documented the transfer in a video... Read more
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Boston Globe
A love of pigeons, a hidden pastthat she lived on $11 a day after rent — but still managed in February to donat
A love of pigeons, a hidden past
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
that she lived on $11 a day after rent — but still managed in February to donate $35 to Doctors Without Borders, renew National Wildlife Federation and National Geographic memberships, and order daisy-print reading glasses, never to be... Read more
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DW
US judge approves final settlement over BP oil spill |the blast and from company executives who worked on the ill-fated drilling proj
US judge approves final settlement over BP oil spill |
DW / Posted 26 days ago
the blast and from company executives who worked on the ill-fated drilling project. A report released last year by the National Wildlife Federation found that sea creatures were still struggling, if not dying in large numbers. In Louisiana, for... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Cliff Young, longtime Nevada public servant, dies at 93Congressman for our state, an admitted to the Nevada Legislature’s Hall of Fame
Cliff Young, longtime Nevada public servant, dies at 93
Nevada Appeal / Posted 26 days ago
Congressman for our state, an admitted to the Nevada Legislature’s Hall of Fame as a state senator, president of the National Wildlife Federation, and retired after 18 years of service to the Nevada Supreme Court as one of the court’s most... Read more
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Boston Globe
A love of pigeons, a hidden pastthat she lived on $11 a day after rent — but still managed in February to donat
A love of pigeons, a hidden past
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
that she lived on $11 a day after rent — but still managed in February to donate $35 to Doctors Without Borders, renew National Wildlife Federation and National Geographic memberships, and order daisy-print reading glasses, never to be... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Governor orders unified effort for coastal restorationwith this problem,” said Houma Republican state Rep. Tanner Magee. In a joint
Governor orders unified effort for coastal restoration
The Daily Comet / Posted 26 days ago
with this problem,” said Houma Republican state Rep. Tanner Magee. In a joint statement, the Environmental Defense Fund, National Wildlife Federation, National Audubon Society, Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana and Lake Pontchartrain Basin... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Former Nevada Supreme Court Justice, Congressman Cliff Young DiesCongressman for our state, an admittee to the Nevada Legislature’s Hall of Fame
Former Nevada Supreme Court Justice, Congressman Cliff Young Dies
KTVN Reno / Posted 26 days ago
Congressman for our state, an admittee to the Nevada Legislature’s Hall of Fame as a state senator, president of the National Wildlife Federation, and retired after 18 years of service to the Nevada Supreme Court as one of the court’s most... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Governor orders unified effort for coastal restorationwith this problem,” said Houma Republican state Rep. Tanner Magee. In a joint
Governor orders unified effort for coastal restoration
The Houma Courier / Posted 26 days ago
with this problem,” said Houma Republican state Rep. Tanner Magee. In a joint statement, the Environmental Defense Fund, National Wildlife Federation, National Audubon Society, Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana and Lake Pontchartrain Basin... Read more
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examiner.com
Judge Barbier finalizes how BP spill $20.8 billion will be spent over 15 yearsused widely. Environmental groups including the Ocean Conservancy, National Au
Judge Barbier finalizes how BP spill $20.8 billion will be spent over 15 years
examiner.com / Posted 26 days ago
used widely. Environmental groups including the Ocean Conservancy, National Audubon Society, Environmental Defense Fund, National Wildlife Federation, and the Nature Conservancy, said in part that, "Funding under the provisions of the RESTORE Act... Read more
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Ventura County Star
USA Today/10 Best names Channel Islands National Park among top places to see aquatic lifeothers. For the aquatic category, David Houghton of the National Wildlife Refu
USA Today/10 Best names Channel Islands National Park among top places to see aquatic life
Ventura County Star / Posted 26 days ago
others. For the aquatic category, David Houghton of the National Wildlife Refuge Association, David Mizejewski of the National Wildlife Federation and the National Audubon Society's Stephen Kress first picked 20 nominees. Over the next four... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Enbridge: Straits of Mackinac pipeline spill study 'unrealistic'Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Great Lakes Environmental Research Lab
Enbridge: Straits of Mackinac pipeline spill study 'unrealistic'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory with support from the nonprofit National Wildlife Federation, reviewed 840 different weather and water current scenarios, as well as spill volumes of 5,000... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Subaru March 2016 U.S. Sales - It's A RecordUnited States. All Subaru products are manufactured in zero-landfill production
Subaru March 2016 U.S. Sales - It's A Record
The Auto Channel / Posted 29 days ago
United States. All Subaru products are manufactured in zero-landfill production plants and Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federati... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Wildlife Federation recognizes UT alumna Work has included clean water issues Nina McClelland received the National Wi
Wildlife Federation recognizes UT alumna
The Toledo Blade / Posted 30 days ago
Work has included clean water issues Nina McClelland received the National Wildlife Federation's 2016 Women in Conservation Award for a long career working with various agencies, with a focus on assuring... Read more
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CTV News
Great Lakes shorelines at risk if Enbridge pipeline rupturesaccording to a study released Thursday. The report by the University of Michig
Great Lakes shorelines at risk if Enbridge pipeline ruptures
CTV News / Posted 30 days ago
according to a study released Thursday. The report by the University of Michigan Water Center, and supported by the National Wildlife Federation, is based on 840 computer simulations of possible spills from twin lines that run across the... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Vermilion officials see value in federal fund, want it continuedor historic preservation in the form of museums, monuments or parks,” according
Vermilion officials see value in federal fund, want it continued
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 30 days ago
or historic preservation in the form of museums, monuments or parks,” according to Greg Ely, state organizer for the National Wildlife Federation. Officials brought attention to the issue during a news conference Wednesday on the grounds of... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida panther runs past woman on nature walk (w/video)behavior was actually a really good sign that the panther was afraid of the sit
Florida panther runs past woman on nature walk (w/video)
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 30 days ago
behavior was actually a really good sign that the panther was afraid of the situation— they don't want to be around people." Florida panthers are listed as endangered with less than 100 left in the wild, according to The National Wildlife Federati... Read more
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MLive.com
700 miles of shoreline at risk from a Mackinac straits oil spillover Niagara Falls. "The variability of where oil can flow is enormous," said
700 miles of shoreline at risk from a Mackinac straits oil spill
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
over Niagara Falls. "The variability of where oil can flow is enormous," said Mike Shriberg, regional director of the National Wildlife Federation, which commissioned the study. The variability demonstrates that "there's no feasible cleanup... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
UM: Great Lakes shoreline potentially vulnerable to Straits of Mackinac oil spillsof a release from the Enbridge Line 5 pipeline under the Straits of Mackinac. T
UM: Great Lakes shoreline potentially vulnerable to Straits of Mackinac oil spills
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 30 days ago
of a release from the Enbridge Line 5 pipeline under the Straits of Mackinac. The study, which was supported by the National Wildlife Federation, was released Thursday by the U-M Water Center and pinpoints areas of highest risk along the... Read more
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