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Lookout Mountain's Devaney to participate in first Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission meeting after delay

Times Free Press 19 Apr 2021
... member of the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission ... With Devaney and Butt now on board, the Fish and Wildlife Commission will meet Thursday and Friday at Cedars of Lebanon State Park in Wilson County, where commissioners will set the 2021-22 migratory gamebird hunting seasons.
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Gift to Fish and Game Canines Unit arises from tragedy

Union Leader 12 Apr 2021
willed $144,000 to the department, with the bulk going to the Non-game and Endangered Wildlife Program and $60,000 to the Canines Unit ... They left behind family and friends, the obituary said, as well as a plea for memorial contributions to support David’s House in Lebanon and/or the Wildlife Heritage Foundation of NH, Canines Fund.
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Mayo to Med: Israel Returns Sea Turtles After Tar Cleanup

The Algemeiner 09 Apr 2021
REUTERS/Ilan Rosenberg ... The mid-February disaster, blamed by Israeli authorities on crude released from a passing ship, blighted coasts as far north as Lebanon and Gaza to the south. Wildlife casualties included 29 green or loggerhead turtles that washed up dead ... April 9, 2021 9.25 am. 0 ... .
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Mayo to Med: Israel returns sea turtles after tar cleanup - Watch

The Jerusalem Post 08 Apr 2021
The mid-February disaster, blamed by Israeli authorities on crude released from a passing ship, blighted coasts as far north as Lebanon and Gaza to the south. Wildlife casualties included 29 green or loggerhead turtles that washed up dead ...   . cnxps.cmd.push(function () { cnxps({ playerId ... .
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As oil spill from Israel devastates Lebanon, local communities rush to save their coastline

The New Arab 07 Apr 2021
The Lebanese Diving Center detail their efforts on cleaning up South Lebanon's tainted shoreline following a massive oil spill off the coast of Israel ... The extent of Lebanon's ... South Lebanon's coast is home to many species of critically endangered wildlife, such as a now-threatened colony of Mediterranean monk seals in Al Bayyadah.
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Gardner retires, Dies honored by Wildlife Commission

The Wilson Post 19 Mar 2021
Two Lebanon residents were honored at the March 5 meeting of the Tennessee Fish & Wildlife Commission ... Private blinds are not affected ... Call J.R ... The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is asking fishermen to notify the agency of any Asian carp caught that is 9 inches and under, as part of its effort to track the spread of the invasive species.
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Oil slick poisons Med’s Tyre Coast Nature Reserve

The Times/The Sunday Times 08 Mar 2021
An oil slick spreading along the coast of the eastern Mediterranean has hit Lebanon’s few remaining unspoilt beaches, killing turtles and plunging the country further into gloom.
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Want to see 80,000 snow geese? No problem for Harrison photographer at Middle Creek

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 07 Mar 2021
A Harrison couple recently witnessed one of the state’s most dramatic natural spectacles — tens of thousands of migrating snow geese at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area in Lancaster and Lebanon counties ... ....
photo: US Army / Maj. Doug Halleaux
President Joseph Biden and First Lady Jill Biden walk with U.S. Air Force Col. Danny Wong, Commander, 64th Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron, during a visit to the state-run, federally-supported COVID-19 Community Vaccination Center at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, during the President’s visit there Feb. 26, 2021
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Biden and Europe allies worry Israel is preparing a substantial attack on Iran

Democratic Underground 04 Mar 2021
That process is underway and it is not the portfolio of the environmental minister to start wars with Iran.". For the past two weeks, tons of crude oil have washed ashore on Israel and Lebanon's beaches destroying wildlife and causing ecological damage that could take years to restore, according to environmental experts ... .
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Watch for these early signs of the coming spring

Penn Live 02 Mar 2021
Red-winged blackbirds are turning up in backyards. The tips of silver and red maple branches are tipped with enlarging buds ... Another winged indicator is the American goldfinch ... With the ice on the lake receding quickly, snow geese are massing at the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area in Lancaster and Lebanon counties.
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Israel oil spill one of ‘worst ecological disasters’ to hit country

The Independent 22 Feb 2021
Israel oil spill one of ‘worst ecological disasters’ to hit country. It is believed oil came from a passing ship ... comments ... ✕ ... Chunks of tar began washing up on Israel's Mediterranean coastline last week and the spill is threatening wildlife and their habitats. There were also reports of tar being found in the seas off neighbouring Lebanon ... Read more ... .
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'It'll take decades to clean': oil spill ravages east Mediterranean

The Observer 22 Feb 2021
Reports of oily sand found on beaches in southern Lebanon have prompted concern of wider damage ... Photograph ... The true damage to wildlife and ecosystems is yet to be ascertained, as tar at sea could still wash in. In Lebanon, north of Israel, the caretaker prime minister, Hassan Diab, said on Monday the spill had reached his country’s southern shores ... .
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$13.2 million PEAK Internet project to bring fiber optics to rural homes

Lebanon Express 29 Jan 2021
LEBANON — More than 5,600 rural residents of Linn and Polk counties will soon have access to high-speed Internet, thanks to $13.5 million being invested by PEAK Internet ... PEAK Internet has been upgrading its system in recent years and most recently added fiber optic lines in the Lebanon area.
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Snow geese begin appearing at Middle Creek

Penn Live 27 Jan 2021
About 8,000 snow geese and 500 tundra geese have arrived at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area on the Lancaster-Lebanon county line near Kleinfeltersville, according to the first Waterfowl Migration Update for 2021 ... It followed the model of the Game Commission’s wildlife ...
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