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Bird Flu Found in North Alabama Poultry03/23/17 ,via Courthouse News Service
(CN) – Two separate flocks of chickens in north Alabama have tested positive for bird flu, according to Alabama State Veterinarian Dr. Tony Frazier. The first flock was located at a commercial Last week, the department issued a “stop movement order
Snow Birds In The Snow03/16/17 ,via Wilson Post
A quick stop at the Barton's Creek Boat Ramp found a pair of Great Blue Herons feeding around the slew. There was another Brown Thrasher feeding in the underbrush next to the waters edge. The call of the Pileated Woodpecker was coming to us from
Clellie Lynch: Across the hills, into cloud forest03/22/17 ,via Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
East Chatham, N.Y. — After an early morning walk along the Jac beach in the company of pelicans, parrots and a dog walker or two, Danny and I pack up and await the next leg of the journey. Since this trip was arranged via the internet and telephone to
Bird Flu Prompts Quarantines as Chicken Farmers Fight Back03/07/17 ,via Bloomberg
The merest mention of bird flu is enough to send shivers down the spine of a chicken farmer. But as the U.S. deals with its first case of highly pathogenic avian influenza on a farm in a year, the poultry industry hasn't started to panic. Learning
Quick and Easy Destinations for Wildlife Lovers in the Bay Area03/21/17 ,via NBC Bay Area
While there, stop by the Rotary Nature Center, the first wildlife refuge in North America. The long-running interactive museum features several different habitats and freshwater viewing ponds. Bird-watchers and hikers might also enjoy the Bird Walk
Bird CrazyiUniverse. 2003. ISBN: 9781469772554,1469772558. 248 pages.
Bobbi Lawn investigates small companies her boss wants to buy. After the attractive owner of Valdez Flight School takes her up in a small helicopter, Bobbi decides to quit her old job and accept a new one in the little desert town nearby. She and Eric Valdez discover they both came from bitter families and have a deep desire to succeed on their own. They also learn they have a vicious enemy in common named Lionel Rasmussen. Valdez teaches her to fly while she settles into her new job and...
The NaturalFarrar, Straus and Giroux. 2003. ISBN: 9781466805033,146680503X. 248 pages.
Introduction by Kevin Baker The Natural, Bernard Malamud's first novel, published in 1952, is also the first—and some would say still the best—novel ever written about baseball. In it Malamud, usually appreciated for his unerring portrayals of postwar Jewish life, took on very different material—the story of a superbly gifted "natural" at play in the fields of the old daylight baseball era—and invested it with the hardscrabble poetry, at once grand and altogether believable, that runs through...
Black Bird MedleyiUniverse. 2011. ISBN: 9781462015108,1462015107. 148 pages.
Take an exciting ride as Stan Long tells the true story of a wild and outrageous life of sex, drugs, women, and high-end crime. Black Bird Medley begins with his fairly innocent childhood but digresses to a life of drug dealing on the mean streets of Washington, DC, where he grew up quickly. At the age of nine, he learned how to use a gun; by twelve he began having sexual encounters with women twice his age. This is a true tale of personal growth that is sure to motivate and inspire. Black...
A treatise on the art of breeding and managing tame, domesticated, foreign, and fancy pigeonsРипол Классик. 2017. ISBN: 9785872400769,5872400764. 200 pages.
A treatise on the art of breeding and managing tame, domesticated, foreign, and fancy pigeons, carefully compiled from the best authors, with observations and reflections, containing all that is necessary to be known of tame, domesticated, foreign and fanct pigeons, in health, disease, and their cures.