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2013-09-06 12:21:37

MORRISTOWN, N.J., Sept. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Wildlife Services and the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife worked together to save an osprey nest this summer in Monmouth County by moving it to a new location. The ospreys, a threatened species, had endangered themselves and created the potential to disrupt service to customers by...

2013-02-13 23:02:49

--Osprey COI RiskManager Automates Disclosure Management and Facilitates Compliance -- Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 Osprey Software Solutions (http://www.ospreyss.com), a software development company focused on the creation of fully-integrated, forward-thinking enterprise solutions, announced today that CenterLight Health System is using the Osprey COI RiskManager system to solve their demanding conflict of interest compliance needs. Osprey COI RiskManager efficiently captures,...

2012-12-06 05:03:00

Osprey COI RiskManager Automates Disclosure Management and Facilitates Compliance with NIH Regulations Waltham, MA (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 Osprey Software Solutions (http://www.ospreyss.com), a software development company focused on the creation of fully-integrated, forward-thinking enterprise solutions, announced today that the University at Buffalo (New York´s largest public university) is using the Osprey COI RiskManager system to solve their demanding conflict of interest...

2008-10-14 09:00:31

AQUILA RESOURCES INC. (TSX: AQA)(FRANKFURT: JM4A) ("Aquila" or the "Company") is pleased to release assays from the final 13 drill holes targeting the Pinwheel Zone expansion at the Back Forty Project in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. This drilling has successfully extended this zone 540 meters along strike. Significant intercepts include: - 3.5 meters (m) 9.4 grams/tonne (g/t) gold and 79.8 g/t silver in LK-312PE - 1.8 m 2.1 g/t gold, 1,308.7 g/t silver and 1.3% copper in LK-314PE - 1.1...

2008-07-02 06:00:55

By Clinton Thomas, St. Joseph News-Press, Mo. Jul. 2--It's lights out for the Aquila era. After more than a year of hearings, paperwork and shareholder votes, the Missouri Public Service Commission approved the merger between Aquila and Great Plains Energy on Tuesday by a 2-1 vote. Great Plains Energy is the holding company for Kansas City Power & Light. After the $1.7 billion deal is complete, KCP&L will manage all electric services formerly run by Aquila in Missouri....

2007-12-17 09:00:29

AQUILA RESOURCES INC. (TSX: AQA)(FRANKFURT: JM4A) ("Aquila" or the "Company") today commented on the favorable impact of a mine permit issued to Kennecott Eagle Minerals Company (Rio Tinto) for its Eagle Project located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The decision by the State of Michigan's Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is the first issued under the new Part 632 legislation which governs the regulation and permitting of surface and underground non-ferrous metallic mines in...


Latest Accipitriformes Reference Libraries

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2006-03-01 12:27:50

The Common Buzzard (Buteo buteo) is a medium-sized bird of prey from the Old World. Its range includes most of Europe and extends into Asia. It is resident except in the coldest parts of its range. Typically this species is between 51-57 cm in length with has a wingspan of 110 to 130 cm. It breeds in woodland, but hunts over open land, preying on small mammals, and will come to carrion. Buzzards are the largest bird of prey to be found in most of England. They are increasing their range...

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2006-03-01 10:53:36

The Lappet-faced Vulture or Nubian Vulture (Torgos tracheliotus) is an African Old World vulture belonging to the bird order Accipitriformes. It is the only member of the genus Torgos. A distinct subspecies, T. t. negevensis, occurs in the Sinia, the Negev desert and possibly in north-west Saudi Arabia. It is about 1.15 meters long, with a wingspan of 3 meters. The average weight is 14 kilograms. This expert scavenger feeds mainly from the carcasses of dead animals which it finds by...

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2006-02-26 14:56:24

The Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi) is a bird of prey or raptor that belongs to the family Accipitridae. It is is one of the rarest, largest and most powerful birds in the world. When it was discovered in 1896 it was named the Monkey-eating Eagle, based on reports from natives saying that it preyed only on monkeys. Studies on the bird's feeding ecology later revealed, however, that they diet is more varied. Preferred prey includes colugo, civets, large snakes, monitor lizards,...

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2009-03-25 18:18:01

The White Hawk (Leucopternis albicollis) is a bird of prey that is found in the tropical New World. It ranges from southern Mexico through Central and South America to Peru, Bolivia and Brazil. It also breeds on Trinidad. The White Hawk's range in central South America is the entire Amazon Basin, from the Andes on the west to the Guianas on the Atlantic on the northeast, and to the transition lands to the south. There are four subspecies: L. a. ghiesbreghti from Southern Mexico to Nicaragua,...

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2005-06-02 11:14:02

The Osprey (Pandion haliaetus) is a medium to large raptor which is a specialist fish-eater with a worldwide distribution. It is also known by the other common names such as Fish Hawk, Sea Hawk or Fish Eagle. It is the only member of the genus Pandion, which is in turn the only genus in family Pandionidae. The Osprey is 52-60cm long has a 152-167cm wingspan. It has white underparts and long, narrow wings with four "finger" feathers at the end of each, which give it a very distinctive...

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