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HARRISBURG, Pa., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In what's become a sure sign that spring's not far away, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced it will begin
Datasets from long-running volunteer survey programs, calibrated with data from sporadic intensive monitoring efforts, have allowed ecologists to track the recovery of peregrine falcons in California.
Teachers and Students Invited to Event HARRISBURG, Pa., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection and Pennsylvania Game Commission today invited
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb.
A University of Alberta study recently published in Oecologia has found that an increase in the frequency of heavy rain brought on by warmer summer temperatures is posing a threat not seen in this species since before pesticides such as DDT were banned from use in Canada in 1970.
Researchers from several institutions have published the genome sequences of the peregrine and saker falcons.
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