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The Columbian
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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The News-Times
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Officials to decide fate of peninsula mountain goatshop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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The Columbian
Officials say poaching ring killed 100-plus animals in Washington, Oregonleft to rot, authorities said earlier this month. “There was an absolute wanto
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
left to rot, authorities said earlier this month. “There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws,” Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Two arrested in poaching buston the Columbia River at its confluence with the Deschutes. The operation was
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
on the Columbia River at its confluence with the Deschutes. The operation was conducted in conjunction with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. OSP reports that troopers located a boat operating without required lighting in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Atlantic salmon spill puts farms under spotlightone of 369,000 fish. So far, no instance of crossbreeding between Pacific and A
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
one of 369,000 fish. So far, no instance of crossbreeding between Pacific and Atlantic salmon has been documented. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife once tried to establish Atlantic salmon runs to stoke fishing opportunity,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mountain goats in Olympic National Park: Their days may be numberedhop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
hop out to subdue the animals. The crew would sling goats beneath a helicopter and fly them to staging areas. From there, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officials would take charge. Goats would receive veterinary care and be... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘The hardest hunt I’ve ever done’: What it’s like to bag a mountain goatyou have a lot of money … ” After years of overhunting (several hundred were k
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
you have a lot of money … ” After years of overhunting (several hundred were killed each year in the 1960s and 1970s), the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) dramatically reduced the number of goats it allows to be hunted each year,... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Poaching ring to face chargeswho were looking into poaching in The Dalles. "There was an absolute wanton di
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
who were looking into poaching in The Dalles. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said of the charges. Seven people — six adults, some of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Reports detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people - six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people - six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
Dayton Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people - six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people - six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
The New Canaan News / Posted 17 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people — six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington Oregondogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wan
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 17 days ago
dogs and then left to rot, authorities said Friday. "There was an absolute wanton disregard for our conservations laws," Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Capt. Jeff Wickersham said. Seven people -- six adults, some of whom have... Read more
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Alaska Public
That Atlantic salmon farm was on its last legs — and Washington state knew it“We rely on them to make sure that their facility is in good shape and doesn’t
Alaska Public / Posted 17 days ago
“We rely on them to make sure that their facility is in good shape and doesn’t fall apart,” Smillie said. Smillie said the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife inspects salmon farms, but not for structural integrity, just to make sure the... Read more
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The Columbian
After Atlantic salmon spill, fish farms’ future under attack on both sides of borderone of 369,000 fish. So far, no instance of crossbreeding between Pacific and A
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
one of 369,000 fish. So far, no instance of crossbreeding between Pacific and Atlantic salmon has been documented. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife once tried to establish Atlantic salmon runs to stoke fishing opportunity,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
After Atlantic salmon spill, fish farms’ future under attack on both sides of borderone of 369,000 fish. So far, no instance of crossbreeding between Pacific and A
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
one of 369,000 fish. So far, no instance of crossbreeding between Pacific and Atlantic salmon has been documented. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife once tried to establish Atlantic salmon runs to stoke fishing opportunity,... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Abbotsford News / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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BC Local News
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
BC Local News / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week's solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Aldergrove Star / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Langley Times
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Langley Times / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Mission City Record
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Mission City Record / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Hope Standard
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Hope Standard / Posted 25 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Escaped Atlantic salmon in Lower Mainland watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Maple Ridge News / Posted 26 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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BC Local News
Escaped fish in Peninsula watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
BC Local News / Posted 26 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week's solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Escaped fish in Peninsula watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 26 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Escaped fish in Peninsula watersand Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coi
Peace Arch News / Posted 26 days ago
and Maine, blamed the net failure on unusually high tides and currents that coincided with last week’s solar eclipse. Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials originally estimated that 4,000 to 5,000 fish had escaped. The fish were... Read more
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Crosscut
Everything you wanted to know about Atlantic salmon — in the Northwestcompany that owns the pen, Cooke Aquaculture, says it is unsure exactly how man
Crosscut / Posted 26 days ago
company that owns the pen, Cooke Aquaculture, says it is unsure exactly how many Atlantic salmon escaped. Cooke and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife have been inventorying fish that are still inside the pens. The company initially... Read more
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The Columbian
Alarm over farmed Atlantic salmon spill crosses border into Canadathe fish spill is out of “emergency mode,” the governor and staff will meet wit
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
the fish spill is out of “emergency mode,” the governor and staff will meet with other stakeholders. A map created by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife with the help of anglers who were invited to file reports to an online database of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Fish-spill alarm crosses border into Canadathe fish spill is out of “emergency mode,” the governor and staff will meet wit
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
the fish spill is out of “emergency mode,” the governor and staff will meet with other stakeholders. A map created by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife with the help of anglers who were invited to file reports to an online database of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Why Are Atlantic Salmon Being Farmed In The Northwest?says it is unsure exactly how many Atlantic salmon escaped, but the state estim
KERA North Texas / Posted 27 days ago
says it is unsure exactly how many Atlantic salmon escaped, but the state estimates between 4,000 to 185,700. Cooke and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife are trying to collect and count the fish that did not escape so that they can get... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Why Are Atlantic Salmon Being Farmed In The Northwest?says it is unsure exactly how many Atlantic salmon escaped, but the state estim
KPBS San Diego / Posted 27 days ago
says it is unsure exactly how many Atlantic salmon escaped, but the state estimates between 4,000 to 185,700. Cooke and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife are trying to collect and count the fish that did not escape so that they can get... Read more
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