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This is a list of U.S. state birds as designated by each state'...

wikipedia - 08 Nov 2016
This is a list of U.S. state birds as designated by each state's legislature. The selection of state birds began in 1927, when the legislatures for Alabama, Florida, Maine, Missouri, Oregon, Texas and Wyoming selected their state birds. The last state to choose its bird was Arizona in 1973. Alaska, California, and South Dakota permit hunting of their state birds. Pennsylvania has adopted a "state game bird" but not a state bird, while Alabama, Georgia, Massachusetts, Missouri, Oklahoma, South Carolin
list of u.s. state birds

New Mexico plateau named for birds seeing them die off

Santa Fe New Mexican - 19 Aug 2018
LOS ALAMOS — The sweet sounds of songbirds are sliding toward silence following a massive piñon tree die-off on a local, high-altitude shelf of land. And scientists believe what happened on the Pajarito Plateau may be a harbinger of things to come ...
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Why Treaty Protection Is Needed for Migratory Pollinators

teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog) - 18 Aug 2018
For hundreds of years we have had treaties protecting migratory birds who traverse countries, but no similar protections for non-feathered fliers who also cross borders, such as butterflies. Butterflies are not protected under any treaty, and ...
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Trinidad's Dazzling National Bird Is Served Up as Bush Meat

National Geographic - 07 Aug 2018
Rattan had agreed to meet me on a dirt road in the middle of an abandoned sugarcane plantation so we could talk privately about his days poaching ibises in nearby Caroni Swamp, where thousands of the birds feed, nest, and roost. Those days are ...
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Why it's time to increase US legal immigration - 18 Aug 2018
During the economic recession, many people complained that jobs in the United States had largely been taken by immigrants and that left fewer opportunities for adults who were US citizens before immigrants arrived. Now ...
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Heading south for a rare glimpse of a Brown Pelican

Pocono Record - 19 Aug 2018
However, there are species of birds that even though, have made it onto my life list; have not been tallied on my state list of Pennsylvania or even certain counties throughout the Commonwealth. Well, the story about that perfect day began the day ...
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Lessons to learn in the parks

ThisWeek Community News - 19 Aug 2018
During your daily activities, you may have come across interesting T-shirts with sayings like "Lessons Learned From…Trees, Birds, Dogs etc." Each with a series of clever phrases that typify the animal or plant and could be converted to a lesson for ...
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Fintan O'Toole: Why is Ireland unable to solve basic problems?

Irish Times - 18 Aug 2018
Why does the State not work? Why is it chronically unable to produce effective, timely and fair responses to social crises? Why can it not tackle a crisis of homelessness that has been building up for years? Why is housing provision so chaotic? Why do ...
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Skipper: Twists abound in county elections

Mason City Globe Gazette - 18 Aug 2018
On the state level, Sen. Amanda Ragan, D-Mason City, is seeking her fifth term in the Legislature. She is opposed by Shannon Latham of Sheffield, seeking office for the first time but has a political pedigree. Her husband John is the brother of ...
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Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan dies - 18 Aug 2018
Much of his second term was spent at odds with the United States, the UN's biggest contributor, as he tried to lean on the nation to pay almost $2 billion in arrears. Kofi Atta Annan was born April 8, 1938, into an elite family in Kumasi, Ghana, the ...
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Pests and poop plague this Navy installation - 14 Aug 2018
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command's headquarters buildings are rife with “pest infestation,” roof leaks and other problems that have led some employees to express anxiety over the safety of their workplaces, according to a report by the Naval ...
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Tom's #Mailbag, Aug. 17, 2018

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - 17 Aug 2018
Neither Barnhart nor I are aware of any list of past UI sports broadcasters. Champaign intersection ...

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