User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-Regional
Category: Specific Organisms :: Birds
Last updated: Sep 22 2019 21:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Moving rocks by hand, Colorado volunteers strengthen eroding landscapes to help withstand climate change 22.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Confronting the impacts of climate change, volunteers in western Colorado have turned back to the Stone Age, constructing hundreds of "one-rock dams" across semi-arid landscapes in an effort to slow down accelerated erosion and prevent the formation of gullies.
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Where have the wild birds gone? 3 billion fewer than 1970 20.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
North America's skies are lonelier and quieter as nearly 3 billion fewer wild birds soar in the air than in 1970, a comprehensive study shows.
For sage grouse, science can be fatal 13.9.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Is the value of data worth the death of individual animals?
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A Colorado wildlife refuge will allow hunting and fishing for the first time 11.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The Colorado wildlife refuge is one of 77 national wildlife refuges that will now be open to hunting and fishing.
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A Colorado wildlife refuge will allow hunting and fishing for the first time 11.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
The Colorado wildlife refuge is one of 77 national wildlife refuges that will now be open to hunting and fishing.
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Critics of federal oil, gas leasing in Colorado focus on fate of fancy-dancing bird and public lands 1.9.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Public land and wildlife advocates are voicing concerns about the fate of wildlife in general, and the greater sage grouse in particular, as the Bureau of Land Management prepares to auction off oil and gas leases on 64,745 acres in Colorado Sept. 26.
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Post Premium: Our best stories for the week of Aug. 26 – Sept. 1 1.9.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Denver Post's most important stories from the past week, with a special focus on the story we've decided should lead our Sunday newspaper.
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Guest Commentary: Why doom and gloom won’t help us fight climate change 23.8.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
The earth is indeed in bad shape, and the trends aren't encouraging. Yet the big problem with bad news about the environment is that it too easily leads to resignation and then passivity.
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New Endangered Species Act rules open door to looser protections 14.8.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The new implementation guidelines relax habitat protections and favor development.
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Puffins fill up nesting islands this year despite challenges 5.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
One of the most beloved birds in Maine is having one of its most productive seasons for mating pairs in years on remote islands off the state's coast.
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Forest Service wants to trim habitat for sage grouse in Wyoming and Nevada 3.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A U.S. Forest Service plan released Friday would reduce designated sage grouse habitat in Wyoming and Nevada while easing grazing rules intended to protect the ground-dwelling birds in five Western states.
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Forest Service to change sage grouse protections in Colorado, four other western states 2.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Plans for protecting sage grouse in five Western states are being changed in ways that will conserve habitat while allowing ranchers to maintain their livelihoods, federal officials said Thursday.
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Letters: Defending culling of geese; Culling angers Canadian; If the shoe fits…; Give that team a raise (7/10/19) 10.7.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Defending culling of geese Re: “Protesters flock to Wash. Park seeking to stop culling of geese,” July 7 news story Overpopulation of wildlife can become a serious problem, as it has with Canada geese in Denver parks. Last weekend more than 100 self-appointed goose sentinels gathered to memorialize geese that were removed from Washington Park. […]
Letters: Rounding up geese from parks — cruel or beneficial? (7/7/19) 7.7.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Should we kill and eat geese from Denver parks? Re: “Geese in roundup are goners,” July 3 news story
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Golden eagles survive amid suburbia of Highlands Ranch, thanks to preservation of natural habitat 5.7.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A pair of golden eagles have nested successfully for years because Douglas County officials and the developers who in the 1980s built Highlands Ranch deliberately concentrated housing on relatively small lots, preserving 8,200 acres of natural habitat where the eagles hunt.
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Kafer: Some geese have got to go — culling is the logical and humane response 4.7.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
The park-to-table plan is a brilliant solution. Rather than incinerate the birds or contribute to the city’s landfill, the birds will make good meals for needy Denverites.
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Autopsy finds missing Eagle County deputy killed himself 4.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A western Colorado coroner says an Eagle County Sheriff's deputy who was the subject of a three-day search last week died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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Big new reservoirs planned northeast of Denver would divert more of South Platte’s Nebraska-bound water to thirsty metro suburbs 30.6.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Colorado officials are planning to build multiple large reservoirs on the prairie northeast of Denver to capture more of the South Platte River's Nebraska-bound water, then pump it back westward to booming metro suburbs struggling to wean themselves off dwindling underground aquifers.
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Body of missing Eagle County deputy found inside his truck in rural Garfield County 29.6.2019 Denver Post: Local
The body of a missing Eagle County man was located Friday inside his truck in a rural part of Garfield County, officials said.
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Search underway for missing Eagle County man 28.6.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Tayler Esslinger, of Gypsum, was last seen driving a black 2011 Dodge pickup truck, and was believed to be heading into the mountains, according to the Eagle County Sheriff's Office.
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