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State Sandhill Crane Hunt Under Consideration

  State Sandhill Crane Hunt Under Consideration Created: 02 March 2017 Around the state, at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 10, the WWisconsin Conservation Congress will hold hearings in each county to discuss a multitude of DNR-related conservation issues. Whether to open a hunting season on Sandhill Cranes in Wisconsin will again be up for […]

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Last Day for FeederWatch and a Painted Bunting Gift

Last Day for FeederWatch and a Painted Bunting Gift

Dear Mr. Gary Engberg, Today is the last day to join Project FeederWatch this season; if you do, you’ll receive the 2017-2018 FeederWatch season at no extra cost, plus we will mail you a gorgeous coaster celebrating one of the most colorful birds in North America, the Painted Bunting.   Join FeederWatch today and receive […]

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February 26, 2017 Roost Count Summary

 February 26, 2017 Roost Count Summary Roost Count Summary February 27, 2017   Hello all you fine roost counters:   On February 26, 2017 you collectively tallied 39 eagles through 44 volunteer hours invested (Table 1).  This was our last count of the winter season and it seems as though we just got started.  Uff-da!  […]

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My Window on the River by Larry Neumaier Tuesday, February 21,2017

My Window on the River by Larry Neumaier Tuesday, February 21,2017

My Window on the River Tuesday, February 21, 2017 A Successful Day    This past Sunday I was lucky enough to witness the release of five rehabilitated bald eagles back into the wild. I have watched this before during the Sauk-Prairie Eagle Days in January but the weather and the smaller crowd made this day […]

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Trio Bald Eagle Nest Cam – Live | Stewards of the Upper Mississippi River Refuge

Stewards of the Upper Mississippi River Refugehttp://stewardsumrr.org/webcams/bald-eagle-nest-cam-live/ http://stewardsumrr.org/webcams/bald-eagle-nest-cam-live/ Helping Connect People to Nature through Environmental Education, Habitat Restoration, and by Providing Opportunities to Explore and Enjoy the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge Skip to content Home News Tours & Events Webcams Jr. Stewards Join Us The Pelican Scoop Photo Gallery Contact Us […]

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NestWatch eNews: Bird Feeders, Bats, and Plants, oh My!

NestWatch eNews: Bird Feeders, Bats, and Plants, oh My!

NestWatch eNewsletter January 2017 In Ohio neighborhoods with large concentrations of bird feeders and crows, American Robin nests were less successful. Photo by Jennifer Malpass. Can Feeding Birds Reduce Nest Success? Many of us enjoy feeding birds, but bird feeders may potentially attract nest predators such as domestic cats, squirrels, jays, and crows. It remains unknown […]

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Invitation to visit Beaumont’s Cattail Marsh

Dear Gary,  Are you looking for an off-the-beaten path outdoor destination to feature in your travel coverage this year?  If so, we would love to introduce you to Beaumont, Texas’ Cattail Marsh, which encompasses 900-acres of wetlands and offers a variety of recreational activities.  In 2016, a new boardwalk was added to provide exceptional access and […]

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Re: Roost Count Results

Dear Jeb, For the Sugar Loaf Roost Count we recorded only 5 eagles in the roost: 3 adults and 2 immatures. We also saw 2 adults fly over. We started at 3:00 and ended at 5:00 pm (we would have gone to 5:15 but we had no sign of any eagles after 4:30 and with […]

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Re: Roost Count Results

Re: Roost Count Results

Dear Jeb, For the Sugar Loaf Roost Count we recorded only 5 eagles in the roost: 3 adults and 2 immatures. We also saw 2 adults fly over. We started at 3:00 and ended at 5:00 pm (we would have gone to 5:15 but we had no sign of any eagles after 4:30 and with […]

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Trophy Maine Black Bear

Trophy Maine Black Bear

Outdoor Adventures Worldwide | p. (888) 283-7336 | www.OutdoorAdventuresWorldwide.com Contact us today for booking details (888) 283-7336 Greetings! The outfitter operates on over 23,000 acres of prime bear-hunting wilderness in Northern Maine.  The operation strives for quality and not quantity taking very few hunters per week. Black bears are found in abundance around the lake […]

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