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Bird Boxes Raise Money, Help Migrating Birds
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Franklin Klock showed us how the Carbon County Environmental Education Center is putting together bird boxes. They're a home for birds about to migrate back to Pennsylvania this spring, and dozens of them are for sale at the center in Summit Hill.

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Human handouts could be spreading disease from birds to people
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They recently launched a study to find out how being fed by humans is changing the health, ecology and behavior of white ibises in south Florida, where construction and land development is drying up their wetland habitats. The birds normally feed on …

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Tips Take Down T-Birds
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T-Birds single game tickets for the 2015-16 season are available online at the T-Birds website and at the ShoWare Center box office. The ShoWare Center Box Office is open Monday through Friday 10 am to 5 pm Saturday game days at 10 am and Sunday …

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Renovation at Javits Center Alleviates Hazard for Manhattan's Birds
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For bird lovers, the appellation was apt since the building was a major site of bird fatalities, as the unwitting creatures smashed into the mirrorlike facade. Now, after a half-billion-dollar renovation, the convention center has gone from being one …

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Daniel Wolff's new book is for the birds
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On Oct. 6, Wolff and some friends β€” arts-world celebrities, most of whom live in Rockland County β€” will gather at Le Poisson Rouge in Manhattan to read from his new book of poems, β€œThe Names of Birds,” (Four Way). Each of its 47 brief poems is …

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'The Angry Birds Movie' Gets Pinball Video Game
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New Angry Birds Action! app offers turn based pinball action with characters from the upcoming Angry Birds Movie. Angry Birds is an enduring, if not hugely profitable, franchise. With its toe dipped in almost every video game genre we are now about to …

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The Birds Have Spoken: Birdies For Bernie!
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The birders in the crowd will know that bird actually is an adult female house finch, Haemorhous mexicanus, a small omnivorous songbird that is native to Mexico and to the western United States, although this species has become established nationally …

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Exotic Birds Killed by Skyscrapers Remembered in Nature Museum Photo Series
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To bring attention to the death and injuries sustained by more than 3,000 migratory birds that collide into Chicago buildings each year, The Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum welcomes an exhibit of songbird portraits, by local …

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Birds, plants take center stage at Wings and Wildflowers Festival
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The festival's agenda includes lectures from keynote speakers Gallus Quigley, Cornell eBird regional coordinator for Lake and Sumter counties; Melinda Myers, editor of Birds & Blooms magazine; Ken Meyer, co-founder and executive director of the Avian …

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Osprey nest cam offers viewers an unfiltered look at birds at Belwood Lake …
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This is the second year for the webcam, which can now run throughout the night using infrared light that does not bother the birds. A new camera was purchased for this project, which saw thousands of viewers clock 3.7 million minutes watching the birds …

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