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list of u.s. state birds

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

Vermonters Told to Avoid Loons During Summer Breeding Season

U.S. News & World Report - 24 Jun 2018
The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department said Wednesday that humans continue to threaten the state's loon population despite the bird's removal from the endangered species list in 2005. Officials said loon chicks are often hard to spot and boaters should ...
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Asian Privet, Other Plants Are Invading More Georgia Ground

U.S. News & World Report - 24 Jun 2018
In the Athens area, the Athens Land Trust is helping ramp up local efforts to combat the invasion, organizing a group called the Northeast Georgia Invasive Plant Cooperative with the State Botanical Garden of Georgia, the GFC and other organizations.
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Certify Pollinator Friendly Gardens

News Item - 24 Jun 2018
Those of us who love nature know that pollinators are essential to life. Bees, butterflies, flies, beetles, birds and others are responsible for pollinating the majority of our world's crops. In fact, pollinators are responsible for about one-third of ...
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An Insider's Guide to America's Best National Parks

Parade - 22 Jun 2018
Its mountains, deserts and rivers—and its location next to a protected natural area in Mexico—provide a range of ecosystems for birds like the Colima warbler that aren't found anywhere else in the U.S. “And you can see elf owls there,” says biologist ...
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Hungry Birds: Food a Concern for Brown Pelicans

U.S. News & World Report - 27 May 2018
Brown pelicans, which migrate north in the spring from nesting colonies off Southern California and Mexico, spent several decades on the federal endangered species list because of exposure to pesticides like DDT and other contaminants. Their delisting ...
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Birds of prey prefer city over cliffs

The Albany Herald - 15 Jun 2018
Peregrines were taken off the federal endangered species list in 1999, but they are still state-listed as rare in Georgia and rank as a species of significant conservation concern in the State Wildlife Action Plan, a comprehensive strategy to protect ...
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HORSEPLAY: Getting back in the saddle

Peninsula Daily News - 24 Jun 2018
“The RCO grant helps us maintain trails on Olympic National Park, Olympic National Forest and Washington State Park managed lands,” Mix said. “We have several focused projects planned for this and next year along with our usual and customary trail ...
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On Georgia Coast, Bald Eagle Numbers Soar With Many Nests

U.S. News & World Report - 09 Jun 2018
Despite the birds' apparent success, conserving eagles is still important, said Sargent, a program manager with DNR's Nongame Conservation Section. Bald eagles are state-listed as threatened and remain a priority in the State Wildlife Action Plan, a ...
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California 'three states' plan OK'd for November ballot

Fox News - 13 Jun 2018
The three-states campaign, dubbed “Cal-3,” submitted more than 600,000 signatures. Tim Draper, a billionaire Silicon Valley venture capital investor, sponsored the ballot measure to divide America's most populous state into three jurisdictions, the ...
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Rumour: AT&T to acquire AppNexus

CMO - 21 Jun 2018
AT&T has just acquired Time Warner, which includes HBO and Turner, for US$85 billion. Following court approval of the Time Warner purchase, AT&T CEO, Randall Stephenson, reportedly told CNBC that people should expect smaller acquisitions in coming ...
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Why Hurricanes Have Names

The Weather Channel - 13 Jun 2018
Instead of waiting until the following summer to introduce the naming concept to the public, the United States Weather Bureau (the precursor to the National Weather Service) and the Interdepartmental Hurricane Conference pulled the trigger on the ...
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Researchers Hope to Reduce Eagle Deaths Caused by Turbines

U.S. News & World Report - 17 Jun 2018
Instead, it was a piece of an ongoing Oregon State University project using the museum's collection of eagles to help model behavior and flight patterns to develop technology that ultimately reduces the number of golden eagles killed by wind turbines ...
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25 Sports Venues That Should Be On Every Fan's Bucket List

TheSportster - 23 Jun 2018
Thus, it's all too common for, say, a Red Sox fan to dismiss Yankees Stadium as “a dump” while Michigan and Ohio State take shots at the other's homes. That's part of fandom but others can enjoy a great arena or stadium no matter whose team it is.
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OU Approves Plan For New Softball Stadium - 19 Jun 2018
NORMAN — On Tuesday, one of the nation's premier softball programs took another step toward playing and training in one of the premier stadiums. The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents approved revised design phase plans and updated ...
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Cristiano Ronaldo makes history with 85th international goal

The42 - 20 Jun 2018
The Real Madrid star's powerful header from a short corner put him top of the European all-time goalscorers list in international football. Ronaldo now has 85 goals in 152 appearances at international level, one more than former Hungary star Ferenc ...

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