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Manila Bulletin
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves BILLINGS, Mont. — Wildlife advocates on Wednesday (May 4, 2016) said they wil
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
Manila Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
BILLINGS, Mont. — Wildlife advocates on Wednesday (May 4, 2016) said they will seek a court order halting a United States government program that allows tens of thousands of pelts from... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
BUSINESS DIGEST || Aqua Pazzo to open this weekendfor Aqua Pazzo, 492 McClurg Road, at 11 a.m. Friday. Aqua Pazzo formerly was k
BUSINESS DIGEST || Aqua Pazzo to open this weekend
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 hours ago
for Aqua Pazzo, 492 McClurg Road, at 11 a.m. Friday. Aqua Pazzo formerly was known as the CA restaurant. Owner Tom Zidian and Chef Mark Canzonetta are committed to offering seasonal local foods whenever possible in an atmosphere inspired by... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Bozeman students plant seagrass at RiverCampsPANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A couple weeks ago they made oyster reefs at R
Bozeman students plant seagrass at RiverCamps
WJHG Panama City / Posted 2 hours ago
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A couple weeks ago they made oyster reefs at RiverCamps off Highway 388, and Wednesday, Bozeman agriculture students were planting sea grass in the same spot. They started the "Grasses in Classes" project in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sutter County hunter convicted of ‘baiting’ mourning dovesbaiting a field for hunting purposes. William Louis Filter, 46, of Live Oak, w
Sutter County hunter convicted of ‘baiting’ mourning doves
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 hours ago
baiting a field for hunting purposes. William Louis Filter, 46, of Live Oak, was found guilty Tuesday of unlawful baiting and unlawful taking of a migratory bird by aid of bait, according to a U.S. Attorney’s Office news release. Evidence was... Read more
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Salon.com
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife advocates on Wednesday said they will seek a co
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
Salon.com / Posted 6 hours ago
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Wildlife advocates on Wednesday said they will seek a court order halting a United States government program that allows tens of thousands of pelts from bobcats and a small number of gray wolves to be exported annually for sale... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesBILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Wildlife advocates on Wednesday said they will seek a co
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Wildlife advocates on Wednesday said they will seek a court order halting a United States government program that allows tens of thousands of pelts from bobcats and a small number of gray wolves to be exported annually for sale... Read more
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ABC Montana
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesgroup is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
ABC Montana / Posted 6 hours ago
group is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that allows the export of tens of thousands of bobcat pelts and a small number of gray wolf pelts for sale on the international fur market. Attorneys for Wildearth... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesgroup is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 hours ago
group is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that allows the export of tens of thousands of bobcat pelts and a small number of gray wolf pelts for sale on the international fur market. Attorneys for Wildearth... Read more
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Alaska Public
US won’t support trade ban on polar bear productson the trade of polar bear products at an upcoming meeting on endangered speci
US won’t support trade ban on polar bear products
Alaska Public / Posted 7 hours ago
on the trade of polar bear products at an upcoming meeting on endangered species. In a statement released last week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says it remains concerned about the commercial use of polar bear hides, but it says it won’t... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Steuben Cooperate Extension director retiresTomsa Jr. will retire from the agency on May 15. Tomsa joined Cooperative Exte
Steuben Cooperate Extension director retires
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
Tomsa Jr. will retire from the agency on May 15. Tomsa joined Cooperative Extension in 2000. Prior to that, he worked as a wildlife biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, managing predator control programs in New York and Virginia, and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesgroup is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 hours ago
group is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that allows the export of tens of thousands of bobcat pelts and a small number of gray wolf pelts for sale on the international fur market. Attorneys for Wildearth... Read more
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ABC News
New Wind Energy Permits Would Raise Kill Limit of Bald EaglesThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed a new plan today that would allow e
New Wind Energy Permits Would Raise Kill Limit of Bald Eagles
ABC News / Posted 9 hours ago
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed a new plan today that would allow energy companies to operate with permits lasting up to 30 years, while also raising the number of bald eagles they can kill or injure per year without incurring hefty... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesgroup is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 hours ago
group is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that allows the export of tens of thousands of bobcat pelts and a small number of gray wolf pelts for sale on the international fur market. Attorneys for Wildearth... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesgroup is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 hours ago
group is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that allows the export of tens of thousands of bobcat pelts and a small number of gray wolf pelts for sale on the international fur market. Attorneys for Wildearth... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolvesgroup is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that
Group seeks to halt US exports of fur from bobcats, wolves
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 hours ago
group is asking a federal judge to halt a United States government program that allows the export of tens of thousands of bobcat pelts and a small number of gray wolf pelts for sale on the international fur market. Attorneys for Wildearth... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Outdoors notes: Migratory game bird seasons setThe North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) has announced the seas
Outdoors notes: Migratory game bird seasons set
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) has announced the season dates, bag limits and applicable regulations for the 2016-17 waterfowl, webless game bird (including doves) and extended falconry seasons. The new information can be... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
1st Loggerhead Sea Turtle Nest Of Season Found Again On Cumberland Island, Ga.The loggerhead sea turtle nesting season in Georgia has started on time and, as
1st Loggerhead Sea Turtle Nest Of Season Found Again On Cumberland Island, Ga.
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 hours ago
The loggerhead sea turtle nesting season in Georgia has started on time and, as the last two years, on Cumberland Island. Wildlife biologist Doug Hoffman of the National Park Service confirmed the state’s first loggerhead nest of 2016 at Cumberland... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
First Georgia sea turtle nest of the season recorded on Cumberland IslandGeorgia recorded the first sea turtle nest of 2016 on Tuesday. A loggerhead cra
First Georgia sea turtle nest of the season recorded on Cumberland Island
Savannah Morning News / Posted 11 hours ago
Georgia recorded the first sea turtle nest of 2016 on Tuesday. A loggerhead crawled ashore on Cumberland, giving the island the honor of hosting that nest, which was documented by Laura Buckmaster of the Georgia Conservancy and Doug Hoffman of the... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
2016 Federal Junior Duck Stamp winner announced at ‘Ding’Calif., was announced as the winner of the 2016 Federal Junior Duck Stamp compe
2016 Federal Junior Duck Stamp winner announced at ‘Ding’
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Calif., was announced as the winner of the 2016 Federal Junior Duck Stamp competition at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge on April 22. Stacy Shen, 16, won first place for her colored pencil entry of a pair of snow geese; the... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Osprey nest removed on bridgetheir home. Ospreys are not a listed, or endangered, species, but are protecte
Osprey nest removed on bridge
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
their home. Ospreys are not a listed, or endangered, species, but are protected under the Migratory Bird Act, said Troy Andersen, a local spokesman for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. A check with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Rattlesnake Mountain tours could resume in 2017By Annette Cary, The Associated Press RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) - The only sound at
Rattlesnake Mountain tours could resume in 2017
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
By Annette Cary, The Associated Press RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) - The only sound at the top of Rattlesnake Mountain on Tuesday morning was the whistle of the wind that seems to always blow across the ridge line and the chirping of bugs not used to having... Read more
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Island Packet
Agency: Proposed mine near Tucson won't jeopardize speciesA proposed copper mine near Tucson isn't likely to jeopardize the continued exi
Agency: Proposed mine near Tucson won't jeopardize species
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
A proposed copper mine near Tucson isn't likely to jeopardize the continued existence of more than a dozen endangered and threatened species and their habitats, according to a report from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The agency on Tuesday... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
U.S Fish and Wildlife Asking Public to Help Survey Brown PelicansIf you enjoy bird watching, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service needs your help.
U.S Fish and Wildlife Asking Public to Help Survey Brown Pelicans
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
If you enjoy bird watching, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service needs your help. On Saturday evening they are asking people to go to the coastline and survey California Brown Pelicans. The survey is from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in California, Oregon,... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
USFWS: Proposed mine near Tucson won't jeopardize 12 species12 species (Source: http://www.fws.gov/) A report by the U.S. Fish and Wildli
USFWS: Proposed mine near Tucson won't jeopardize 12 species
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
12 species (Source: http://www.fws.gov/) A report by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says a proposed copper mine near Tucson isn't likely to jeopardize the continued existence of... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Brown Pelican Count This SaturdayIf you enjoy bird watching, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service needs your help.
Brown Pelican Count This Saturday
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
If you enjoy bird watching, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service needs your help. On Saturday evening they are asking people to go to the coastline and survey California Brown Pelicans. The survey is from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in California, Oregon,... Read more
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Al.com
How Alabama lawmakers slowed Fort Morgan's incorporation pushFort Morgan Civic Association that has about 430 family members. "There is only
How Alabama lawmakers slowed Fort Morgan's incorporation push
Al.com / Posted yesterday
Fort Morgan Civic Association that has about 430 family members. "There is only a limited amount of waterfront available and we don't want any more high rises or monstrosities down here." The long and lovely peninsula has lately been in the news... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Feds reviewing proposed wolf legislationLatest on federal legislation regarding recovery of the endangered Mexican gray
Feds reviewing proposed wolf legislation
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Latest on federal legislation regarding recovery of the endangered Mexican gray wolf (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Federal wildlife officials say they'll be doing a thorough review of legislation introduced by two U.S. senators that would affect... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Feds reviewing proposed wolf legislationLatest on federal legislation regarding recovery of the endangered Mexican gray
Feds reviewing proposed wolf legislation
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
Latest on federal legislation regarding recovery of the endangered Mexican gray wolf (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Federal wildlife officials say they'll be doing a thorough review of legislation introduced by two U.S. senators that would affect... Read more
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National Geographic
When Are You Allowed to Kill a Grizzly?But it was a bullet that felled him, and it’s unclear where it came from. Grizz
When Are You Allowed to Kill a Grizzly?
National Geographic / Posted yesterday
But it was a bullet that felled him, and it’s unclear where it came from. Grizzly bears are protected under the Endangered Species Act, so the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating the killing. A spokesman for the agency declined to comment... Read more
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Al.com
Baldwin official: Removal of wall around governor's house 'not about politics'in past positions, has been abundantly clear we do not vacate right-of-way exce
Baldwin official: Removal of wall around governor's house 'not about politics'
Al.com / Posted yesterday
in past positions, has been abundantly clear we do not vacate right-of-way except in a few exceptional conditions and especially not around water access." Elliott and Commissioner Tucker Dorsey are scheduled to meet with two officials... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
2 US senators want states included in wolf managementALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Two U.S. senators from the West want state wildlife au
2 US senators want states included in wolf management
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Two U.S. senators from the West want state wildlife authorities and ranchers to have more say in how the federal government manages endangered Mexican gray wolves. Arizona Republicans John McCain and Jeff Flake have... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
2 US senators want states included in wolf managementALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Two U.S. senators from the West want state wildlife au
2 US senators want states included in wolf management
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Two U.S. senators from the West want state wildlife authorities and ranchers to have more say in how the federal government manages endangered Mexican gray wolves. Arizona Republicans John McCain and Jeff Flake have... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Green River Diversion project nears completion - May 3, 2016Rehabilitation Project of Green River Dam Nears Completion Local, State and Fe
Green River Diversion project nears completion - May 3, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted yesterday
Rehabilitation Project of Green River Dam Nears Completion Local, State and Federal Partnership Insures Secure Supply of Irrigation Water for Farmers and Ranchers after 2011 Flood Event in Green River USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in... Read more
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CBS News
Feds probe shooting of famed grizzly "Scarface"of one of Yellowstone National Park's most well-known grizzly bears, reports CB
Feds probe shooting of famed grizzly "Scarface"
CBS News / Posted yesterday
of one of Yellowstone National Park's most well-known grizzly bears, reports CBS affiliate KPAX. The Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks has confirmed that the bear known to researchers as No. 211, but more widely recognized as... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Heartland road projects for 5/3Here is a list of some road projects from around the Heartland. Route 60 will
Heartland road projects for 5/3
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
Here is a list of some road projects from around the Heartland. Route 60 will be reduced to one lane while crews make pavement repairs. The bridge is located between Route W and County Road 521. Weather permitting, crews will be working on Monday,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Biologists find the Arizona black rattlesnake on 'extinction trajectory'Michael Douglas (left) and Marlis Douglas hold a rattlesnake skin in their lab
Biologists find the Arizona black rattlesnake on 'extinction trajectory'
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Michael Douglas (left) and Marlis Douglas hold a rattlesnake skin in their lab at the University of Arkansas. A combination of drought and fire has put the Arizona black rattlesnake on an "extinction trajectory," according to University of Arkansas... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Yellowstone's Most Famous Grizzly Bear Was Shot And Killedofficials at Yellowstone National Park, the 25-year-old grizzly was known simpl
Yellowstone's Most Famous Grizzly Bear Was Shot And Killed
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
officials at Yellowstone National Park, the 25-year-old grizzly was known simply as bear #211. To tourists, photographers and nature lovers everywhere, he was Scarface -- a celebrity grizzly in a park famous for its bears. But Scarface is dead,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Jackson begins selling blighted properties as low as $10Rare seabirds hatching chicks in protected Hawaiian IslandsRare seabirds hatchi
Jackson begins selling blighted properties as low as $10
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
Rare seabirds hatching chicks in protected Hawaiian IslandsRare seabirds hatching chicks in protected Hawaiian Islands (Image: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) A rare seabird whose population was wiped out of Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge in... Read more
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Alaska Public
Alaska floats rules for pot use at certain shopsCannabis Plant. (Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) The board tasked wit
Alaska floats rules for pot use at certain shops
Alaska Public / Posted 2 days ago
Cannabis Plant. (Photo by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) The board tasked with regulating Alaska’s nascent marijuana industry has approved draft regulations for how customers will be allowed to consume pot they buy in certain retail stores on... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Channel 11 goes behind the scenes to look at Pennsylvania Turnpike's future goalsChannel 11 went behind the scenes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s history and pl
Channel 11 goes behind the scenes to look at Pennsylvania Turnpike's future goals
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
Channel 11 went behind the scenes of the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s history and plans for the future. The Sidling Hill Tunnel, located in a 1.3-mile stretch over Bedford and Fulton counties, used to be the largest tunnel on the turnpike, according to a... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Piping Plovers Lack Protection Within Villages Of Years PastA recent proposal to create inter-municipal agreements between the Southampton
Piping Plovers Lack Protection Within Villages Of Years Past
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
A recent proposal to create inter-municipal agreements between the Southampton Town Trustees and incorporated villages for the protection of piping plover nesting areas does not appear to be gaining any traction, leaving the endangered birds without... Read more
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Calgary Sun
U.S. stops trying to ban trade in polar bears at international talksInuit hunters may have just brought down their biggest quarry ever. The U.S. F
U.S. stops trying to ban trade in polar bears at international talks
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Inuit hunters may have just brought down their biggest quarry ever. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has decided to stop pushing for an international ban on the trade in polar bear parts -- an effort that has been strenuously opposed by Inuit and... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. stops trying to ban trade in polar bearsInuit hunters may have just brought down their biggest quarry ever. The U.S. F
U.S. stops trying to ban trade in polar bears
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
Inuit hunters may have just brought down their biggest quarry ever. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has decided to stop pushing for an international ban on the trade in polar bear parts -- an effort that has been strenuously opposed by Inuit and... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
U.S. drops push to ban trade in polar bears at international talksInuit hunters may have just brought down their biggest quarry ever. The U.S. F
U.S. drops push to ban trade in polar bears at international talks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Inuit hunters may have just brought down their biggest quarry ever. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has decided to stop pushing for an international ban on the trade in polar bear parts – an effort that has been strenuously opposed by Inuit and... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Bald eagles find home in refuge around northeast Iowaa number that has gradually grown in eight years of monitoring near Pool 9 of t
Bald eagles find home in refuge around northeast Iowa
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 2 days ago
a number that has gradually grown in eight years of monitoring near Pool 9 of the Mississippi River. A biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which manages the 240,000-acre Upper Mississippi Wildlife and Fish Refuge over 261 river... Read more
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The Mercury News
Kim Williams and Kim Delfino: Panoche Valley solar project a bad deal for farmers, ranchers and wildlifeFarmers, conservationists and anyone else who values sustaining a healthy, vibr
Kim Williams and Kim Delfino: Panoche Valley solar project a bad deal for farmers, ranchers and wildlife
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Farmers, conservationists and anyone else who values sustaining a healthy, vibrant community in San Benito County's Panoche Valley have a common concern: the industrial-scale Panoche Valley Solar Project, which is owned by New York-based Con Edison... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Bald eagles find home in refuge around northeast Iowaa number that has gradually grown in eight years of monitoring near Pool 9 of t
Bald eagles find home in refuge around northeast Iowa
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
a number that has gradually grown in eight years of monitoring near Pool 9 of the Mississippi River. A biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which manages the 240,000-acre Upper Mississippi Wildlife and Fish Refuge over 261 river... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Bald eagles find home in refuge around northeast Iowaa number that has gradually grown in eight years of monitoring near Pool 9 of t
Bald eagles find home in refuge around northeast Iowa
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
a number that has gradually grown in eight years of monitoring near Pool 9 of the Mississippi River. A biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which manages the 240,000-acre Upper Mississippi Wildlife and Fish Refuge over 261 river... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
State Supreme Court considers rules for closed courtroomsfamed Blue Hole says no more exploration is necessary. Curt Bowen of the ADM Ex
State Supreme Court considers rules for closed courtrooms
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
famed Blue Hole says no more exploration is necessary. Curt Bowen of the ADM Exploration Foundation says... Federal wildlife officials say they have, for the first time, successfully integrated wolf pups raised in captivity with a wild... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
State Supreme Court considers rules for closed courtroomsfamed Blue Hole says no more exploration is necessary. Curt Bowen of the ADM Ex
State Supreme Court considers rules for closed courtrooms
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
famed Blue Hole says no more exploration is necessary. Curt Bowen of the ADM Exploration Foundation says... Federal wildlife officials say they have, for the first time, successfully integrated wolf pups raised in captivity with a wild... Read more
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