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  • Making Way for Maine's Atlantic Salmon
    Story : Posted 06-03-2013

    Making Way for Maine's Atlantic Salmon

    Years and years ago, hundreds of thousands of Atlantic salmon made their epic migration from the oceans of Greenland to their natal rivers in Maine. Now it would be a privilege to see even a few of these powerful creatures.

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  • High Levels of Lead, Mercury found in Bald Eagles
    Story : Posted 05-30-2013

    High Levels of Lead, Mercury found in Bald Eagles

    A recent report shows that toxic levels of mercury and lead were found in the livers of bald eagle carcasses recovered in New England. The researchers, Steve Mierzykowski, Charles Todd, and Mark Pokras, share their insights with us today.

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  • U.S. Amphibian Populations Declining at Precipitous Rates
    Story : Posted 05-29-2013

    U.S. Amphibian Populations Declining at Precipitous Rates

    The first-ever estimate of how fast frogs, toads and salamanders in the United States are disappearing from their habitats reveals they are vanishing at an alarming and rapid rate.

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  • USDA Predicts Record Corn Crop
    Story : Posted 05-20-2013

    USDA Predicts Record Corn Crop

    The May World Agricultural Supply & Demand Estimates report released by the Agriculture Department shows that a record corn crop is still reachable despite a slow start to planting season.

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  • Just Winging It
    Story : Posted 05-17-2013

    Just Winging It

    Every February biologists, birders & hunters meet at Coleman National Fish Hatchery to “read” thousands of waterfowl wings sent in by hunters. The Pacific Flyway Wing Bee allows the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to exam wings from over 7 states in just 5 days.

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  • RMEF Receives Intervenor Status in Wyoming Wolf Lawsuit
    Story : Posted 05-16-2013

    RMEF Receives Intervenor Status in Wyoming Wolf Lawsuit

    A U.S. District Court in Washington D.C. granted the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation's request to intervene in a lawsuit by animal rights groups seeking to return federal protection to Wyoming's wolf population.

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  • Bald Eagles Recover from Sea to Shining Sea
    Story : Posted 05-15-2013

    Bald Eagles Recover from Sea to Shining Sea

    From sea to shining sea -- that's the range of the American Bald Eagle. And the recovery of this bird is one of our greatest success stories to date.

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  • The Scoop on Poop
    Story : Posted 05-14-2013

    The Scoop on Poop

    As a Seasonal Park Ranger at the only Vermont State Park that allows dogs off-leash in a designated area, I pick up a tremendous amount of doggie doo. Recently, I began thinking seriously about the impact of pet waste on our environment, and started doing some research.

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  • From One to 135
    Story : Posted 05-13-2013

    From One to 135

    In 1982, New Jersey's only remaining bald eagle nest failed for at least the sixth consecutive year. Every year, the eagle eggs at the Bear Swamp nest were just too thin to withstand normal incubation—a result of residual contamination from the pesticide DDT.

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  • Two Pairs of Mexican Wolves to be Released
    Story : Posted 05-03-2013

    Two Pairs of Mexican Wolves to be Released

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Arizona Game and Fish Department will release a pair of Mexican wolves into the Blue Range Wolf Recovery Area of Arizona.

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