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Forest Buffer Advisory Committee holds 1st meeting

April 3, 2016 HARRISBURG — The Riparian Forest Buffer Advisory Committee — which will provide advice and expertise as the state works toward a goal of planting 95,000 acres of buffers along waterways by 2025 —... more »»

Orphaned bear cub now has a feisty and loving foster mother

April 3, 2016 An orphaned bear cub now has a feisty and loving foster mother. more »»

Western NC bruins ignore snooze button

April 3, 2016 ASHEVILLE, N.C. more »»

PURA VIDA

April 3, 2016 Volcanoes, cloud forests, rain forests, plantations of coffee, black beans and rice, organic gardening, fresh fruits, the spirit of its people … I could go on and on about the best things I... more »»

Up, up and away: Ballooning over unique Cappadocia, Turkey

April 3, 2016 GOREME, Turkey — A few whooshing breaths of fire and up we went, a yellow orb rising in a sea of hot-air balloons like the sun brightening the morning sk. more »»

Cycle of a birding day begins before the sun rises

April 3, 2016 The early bird gets the worm and the early birder gets the birds. more »»

Fish and Boat Commission celebrates 150 years

April 3, 2016 ERIE (AP) — Anglers and boaters who enjoy northwestern Pennsylvania’s vast network of recreational waterways might want to take note of a significant milestone this week. more »»

Fish commission announces trout stocking schedules

April 3, 2016 Following are trout stocking schedules for area counties, as provided by the state Fish and Boat Commission. NOTE: All stocking events are subject to change without notice. more »»

Great Britain promotes #OMGB campaign for tourism

April 3, 2016 UNITED KINGDOM (AP)?— Travelers are posting thousands of images on social media using the #OMGB hashtag to document the sights and scenes of Great Britain. The campaign was launched by VisitBritain. more »»

PERFECT CAST

February 28, 2016 STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Lucas and Meigan Bell were excited to talk about their upcoming documentary film, “Live the Stream,” which, outside of their marriage, is perhaps the couple’s most significant... more »»

OUTDOOR BRIEFS

February 28, 2016 Knife show returns to Lewisburg LEWISBURG — The Keystone Blade Association will hold its annual knife show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. more »»

IN THE PARKS

February 28, 2016 Bald Eagle State Park, Howard Office: 814-625-2775 March 3 — Growing up Wild: Amazing Birds, 10 to 11:30 a.m., at the Environmental Learning Center. more »»

SHOOTING SPORTS

February 28, 2016 (EDITOR’S NOTE: The Sun-Gazette reserves the right to edit items submitted for the “Shooting Sports” section. To submit an event, call 570-326-1551, ext. 3116. more »»

In South Africa, drones are used to battle rhino poaching

February 28, 2016 HLUHLUWE-IMFOLOZI GAME RESERVE, South Africa — In hills where Zulu royalty once hunted wildlife, South African conservationists now scan live video from a thermal-imaging camera attached to a drone,... more »»

Mineral education day planned for youth

February 28, 2016 PLEASANT GAP — The Nittany Mineralogical Society is in the process of planning its annual Minerals Junior Education Day, which is scheduled for April 9 at the Central Pennsylvania Institute of... more »»

WILDLIFE IN THE NEWS

February 28, 2016 Remains of eagles that may have been poisoned to be tested FEDERALSBURG, Md. (AP) — Authorities say 13 bald eagles found dead on Maryland’s Eastern Shore may have been poisoned. more »»

California condors reach key survival milestone in the wild

February 28, 2016 BOISE, Idaho — A captive breeding program that at one time included every living California condor has passed a key milestone in helping North America’s largest bird return to the wild. more »»

A seat with a view

February 28, 2016 By JUDY HAZEL Sun-Gazette Correspondent Do you get to your favorite travel destination by air? Do you like to look out the window over the landscape or cloud cover? I’m afraid of heights, yet I lov... more »»

Reflections in Nature:

February 28, 2016 (EDITOR’S NOTE: Bill Bower’s column was inadvertently omitted from the Feb. 21 edition of the Sun-Gazette Outdoors section. It will be printed in the March 6 edition. more »»

WILDLIFE IN THE NEWS

February 28, 2016 US hopes to block spread of fungus fatal to salamanders HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — U.S. regulators are stepping up their efforts to block the spread of a skin fungus fatal to salamanders. The U.S. more »»

 
 
 

 

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