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2010-04-12 14:08:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to garner appreciation for wildlife, especially the state's bluebird population, the Pennsylvania Game Commission launched this year's webcasting of a live video feed from a bluebird nestbox on the grounds of its Harrisburg Headquarters. To view the live feed, visit the agency's website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) and click on the "Bluebird Live-Feed" icon under the opening photo in the center of the homepage. "The best way to...

2010-03-08 11:44:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As development continues take over wildlife habitats, the Pennsylvania Game Commission's Howard Nursery has a way for wildlife enthusiasts to help support wildlife housing needs without having to apply for a second mortgage. The agency's Howard Nursery is selling a variety of wildlife nesting structures for several species of birds - from bluebirds to flickers, from ducks to owls - as well as housing boxes for bats and squirrels....

2010-02-02 08:09:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If you are interested in helping wildlife in your own backyard, the Pennsylvania Game Commission now is selling bluebird nesting boxes at its Harrisburg headquarters at 2001 Elmerton Avenue. The boxes sell for $7, and customers can select from assembled boxes or kits that can be assembled as a wood-working project. "Bluebirds are early nesters, so now is the time put up new nest boxes, as well as to clean and repair existing boxes," said...

2009-12-15 07:35:00

DENVER, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Just as Mad Men renewed interest in the pristine, perfect fashions of the late 1950s and early 1960s, Bluebird Candy Dish Co. revives the candy dish, invoking memories of exquisite, delightful times. Through its online retail store, Bluebird sells a variety of candy dishes, from the ornate, to the whimsical, to the sleek and angular. To create a unique, creative gift, Bluebird shoppers can pair any candy dish with colorful confections from Bluebird's candy...

2009-07-21 09:28:06

The once endangered Eastern bluebird is making a comeback of sorts in parts of Florida with nearly 100 birds nesting east of Tampa, bird watchers said. A solar-powered video camera in a nesting box gives visitors a close look at a bluebird family at Flatwoods Park, a Hillsborough County-owned wilderness preserve cared for by the Tampa Audubon Society, The Tampa (Fla.) Tribune reported Tuesday. From a television monitor at the ranger's station, visitors can watch the adults build a nest and...

2009-06-25 13:09:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to garner appreciation for wildlife, and especially the state's bluebird population, the Pennsylvania Game Commission has debuted on its website a live video camera feed from a bluebird nestbox on the grounds of its Harrisburg Headquarters. To view the live feed, visit the agency's website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) and click on the "Bluebird Live-Feed" icon in the center of the homepage. "The best way to get...

2009-03-17 08:04:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While news about the housing market can be found in just about every newspaper, or seen or heard on the radio and television news, you don't hear much about the concerns in the wildlife housing market. However, the Pennsylvania Game Commission's Howard Nursery has a way that wildlife enthusiasts can help without applying for a mortgage. This year, for the first time, the Game Commission is offering for sale a variety of wildlife nesting...

2008-09-26 18:00:45

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 26, 2008) - High Desert Gold Corporation (TSX:HDG)(TSX:HDG.WT)("HDG" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it is drilling the sixth diamond drill hole at the Bluebird copper-silver property in western Montana. The initial plan is to drill 850 metres in order to test the continuity of copper and silver mineralization which was previously identified by drilling conducted by Anaconda Copper Company ("Anaconda") as reported in HDG PR08-12,...

2005-12-14 20:23:51

By Ab Zagt AMSTERDAM (Hollywood Reporter) - The Netherlands' official entry for foreign-language Oscar consideration has been disqualified because it has been shown on television, the country's film marketing and promotion agency said Wednesday. Director Mijke de Jong's "Bluebird," about a 13-year-old girl who faces up to bullying at school, previously aired on Dutch television -- breaking one of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' cardinal rules. "The fact that the...

2004-11-30 21:00:11

Employees at Public Service Company of Oklahoma's Northeastern Power Station in Oologah received recognition from the Wildlife Habitat Council for contributions to wildlife habitat conservation, environmental stewardship and increasing native biodiversity and achieving habitat certification at the power plant. PSO's Northeastern Power Station consists of 1,300 acres, including 1,000 acres designated for wildlife. The main objective of the PSO's wildlife management team is to improve...


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2006-03-06 13:43:38

The Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) or European Starling, is native to most of Eurasia, but has been introduced to South Africa, North America, Australia and New Zealand. In southern and western Europe it is a resident species but northern and eastern populations migrate in winter to these regions, and also further south to areas where it does not breed in Iberia and north Africa. The Starling lives in a variety of habitats and can be found in any open environment from farmland to...

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