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Birds

Snowy Owl in trap close # 2 DEC 2013

Increased Presence Of Snowy Owls In Md. Poses Threat To Aviation

It’s not the usual type of bird you’d see flying around BWI, but airport wildlife workers recently captured and relocated a snowy owl.

01/08/2014

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Orioles Closer Jim Johnson Gets Mad

Birds closer Jim Johnson joined Haynie & Zinno on Wednesday to discuss his off-season and the 2013 Orioles.

105.7 The Fan–11/29/2012

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BGE Crew Moves Osprey Nest To New Platform

Baltimore Gas and Electric has built an osprey nesting platform in Havre de Grace in hopes of keeping a pair of birds from resting on a utility pole.

04/23/2012

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Quick Hits: Championship Decided Monday Night, Birds, Saints

Men’s college basketball will crown a national champion Monday night in New Orleans. Top ranked Kentucky will play in the title game for the first time since 1998. Kansas is looking for its second national title in five years.

105.7 The Fan–04/02/2012

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Thing About Spring?

03/19/2012

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2 Rare Guam Rail Chicks Hatch At National Zoo

National Zoo officials say two rare Guam rail chicks have hatched there. The birds are extinct in the wild.

03/15/2012

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Md.’s Blackwater Refuge Hosting Eagle Festival

Maryland’s Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge is home to one of the nation’s largest breeding populations of bald eagles and the refuge is hosting an eagle festival this weekend to celebrate the majestic birds of prey.

03/06/2012

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Zoo Worker Charged With Attempted Animal Cruelty

Authorities say a researcher at the National Zoo in Washington has been charged with attempted animal cruelty.

05/24/2011

DOG IN CAGE

2 Charged After Dogs Removed From Md. Home

The horrific conditions stunned even seasoned Animal Control officers. Dozens of sickly dogs were removed from a Frederick County home.

05/13/2011

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Piping Plover Breeding Season Starts At Assateague

National Park Service officials say piping plover mating season has begun at Assateague Island National Seashore.

04/20/2011

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Optimism High For O’s Fans

It’s a new era for Orioles baseball. Optimism is running high as Buck Showalter begins the season as the Birds’ skipper.

03/07/2011