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Goose camp: Tracking troubled birds

Science Daily - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Because the brant is smaller than the other two birds that nest in the area -- snow geese and cackling geese -- it is at a disadvantage when competing for habitat and food.

Ron James eases off the politics in latest Cornwall show

Standard Freeholder - ‎11 hours ago‎
"It was a hard, hard winter," he said "I had Terry (McRae from Shantero) take a picture of me standing by my trusty '99 four-runner in my snow-goose parka with my two suitcases covered in snow. "There were snow drifts in the parking lot and I tweeted, ...
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AB InBev Q1 earnings miss estimates

USA TODAY - ‎4 hours ago‎
AB InBev has also agreed to sell SABMiller's Chinese Snow Breweries to state-supported China Resources Beer Co. In South Africa, where SABMiller owns about 90% of the beer market, AB InBev has pledged not to reduce jobs for five years and to create a ...

Goose camp

UD Daily - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Because of these delays, the brant arrive about 1-2 weeks after lesser snow geese and cackling geese causing them to miss out on prime nesting real estate.
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Hungry Polar Bears Decimating Seabird Colonies

Discovery News - ‎May 2, 2016‎
A 2010 study, for example, documented four cases of polar bears eating snow goose eggs, and the chicks and eggs of thick-billed murres, in Arctic Canada - with the bears in some instances even clambering up cliff faces to reach the nests.
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Nope, not Yara Greyjoy. She's fine. (Photo: HBO) Nope, not Yara Greyjoy. She's fine. (Photo: HBO)

A.V. Club - ‎21 hours ago‎
On a scale of “nameless mercenary” (zero) to “Jon Snow” (5), this is a big old goose egg. There will be more cannon fodder next week.

Ryan Snoddon: Winds shift to south, temperatures rise this week - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Winds shift to southerly this week across the Island, bringing milder temperatures, but some damp weather as well. While the forecast looks unsettled, we're looking at temperatures into the teens by this weekend!

The geese are back and sharing lessons with us

Winnipeg Free Press - ‎May 2, 2016‎
In as much as we didn't have a lot of snow this past winter, it did melt relatively quickly. On the other hand, the lakes letting go of the ice was another matter, which many a goose likely discovered as they sought open water. But it didn't stop them ...

Thousands expected at Macclesfield Beer Festival

Macclesfield Express - ‎21 hours ago‎
... them from The Admiral Rodney pub, Prestbury, AstraZeneca's ClubAZ, The Park Tavern, The Poacher's Inn, The Waters Green Tavern, The Wharf, Brewtique, The Red Willow, The Treacle Tap, The Snow Goose, Sutton Hall, or Park Lane School reception.

Martin Johnson column – 1000 runs in May? No just 1000 Goose pimples!

The Cricket Paper - ‎1 hour ago‎
Snow in April is one thing, but it's a bit of shock when you throw back your hotel bedroom curtains in June and wonder - as was the case with Lancashire's cricketers at Buxton in 1975 - whether to whistle up a cab for the ride the ground, or a team of ...

Pasco County real estate transactions for May 6, 2016 - ‎7 hours ago‎
13265 Canada Goose Rd., to Paul D. Fuller & Charlene L. Fuller by Raymond L. Hert, $122,000, 03/17/2016. 12339 Redrose Ave.

Council meeting time called into question

Green Bay Press Gazette - ‎15 hours ago‎
Councilwoman Kelly Catarozoli asked for the item to be removed from the consent agenda for clarification on how the city was handling snow removal with the new sidewalks on Egg Harbor Road. City Administrator Josh VanLieshout explained there were ...
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Fire Emblem Fates UK Review

My Nintendo News (blog) - ‎50 minutes ago‎
In stereoscopic 3D, battles within the snow and ice are visually stunning and add some terrific variation to Birthright's aesthetics, which are for the most part a little too bland at times.

Start your week right with the CBC NL live blog - ‎May 2, 2016‎
Don't miss anything during the course of the day. Follow updates from CBC journalists across Newfoundland and Labrador. [ Click here for a mobile version.
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A Final Visit With Prince: Rolling Stone's Lost Cover Story - ‎May 2, 2016‎
A huge old Xerox machine looms over the desk; a window at the far end of the room looks out onto barren trees and an empty, snow-lined highway. It's early evening on Saturday, ..... He warned of goose bumps, and delivers. Afterward, the band does a ...
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This College Student Snapchat Romance Is a Love Story for the Ages

Mic - ‎May 2, 2016‎
It all began when a female UW student spotted a comely young man in a Vikings jersey on the university's Snapchat story. "Guy wearing the Vikings jersey on the UW snap story, I'm seriously in love with you," she declared in a snap.

Paddling St. Louis's Forest Park

CANOE & KAYAK - ‎May 2, 2016‎
An annoyed Canada goose trumpeted at me and took flight. Another drag and another lake. This one offered the tops of Christmas trees sunk for fish habitat—a symbolic feature given that today, paddling a few blocks from home, felt like a holiday.

Ryan Snoddon: Weekend weather looks bright - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
The weekend is here and we have a pretty decent one shaping up, weather-wise. Here's how things will play out over the next few days… Saturday.

Snowclearing creates sand bar on Labrador creek - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
An environmental organization in Happy Valley-Goose Bay says snow clearing efforts in some parking lots is having a detrimental effect on Birch Island Creek.

Missouri Department of Conservation sets upcoming migratory game bird and waterfowl seasons - ‎May 2, 2016‎
“As a result, the Department was able to eliminate separate season dates for different species of geese and offer a single goose season that begins on Veteran's Day and closes on Feb. 6. These changes will provide hunters with the latest seasons in ...