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Yearly Archive for 2010

: 2010

Fisher Cats in Connecticut !

The other day I found the tail and one leg of a gray squirrel in my backyard in Black Rock.  What could have done this ? !  I put the word out in my neighborhood thinking it was most likely done by a
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Will The Circus Ever Leave Town? – Bridgeport Elephant Abuse

Everyone loves the circus, right ? Not any more.  Since the late 1990s protests against circuses and their use of wild animals for entertainment have gained momentum. Protesters talk about actual
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Controlling Connecticut Skeeters

Controlling and Destroying Those Bloodsuckers I hate mosquitoes!  They seem to be everywhere this summer! What in the world are mosquitoes good for anyway? Mosquitoes are eaten by lots of other
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Kidnapping Baby Animals

Each year in spring and early summer, people find baby birds or mammals in their backyard or in a local park. The babies are often cute, helpless, and seem friendly.  People usually think the animal
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Easy Things To Do To Go Green

I was going to write all about April being National Frog Month, but now that Earth Day is upon us I changed my plan. I can’t believe it is the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day.    Here is a link to a
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Endangered Species Condoms

Who knew that by wearing condoms you could protect the world ! The Center for Biological Diversity believes that the major reason that dozens of animals, birds, and plants face extinction is the vast
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Vancouver’s Green Olympics

Quick before the Vancouver Winter Olympics are over, I wanted to write this blog… In 2008, Beijing tried very hard to make the Summer Olympics as environmentally-friendly as possible. Now the
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Connecticut Windmills and Birds

Windmills are a wonderful clean safe source of green energy… right? Not everyone thinks so, especially some environmentalists and biologists. The spinning blades of wind mills can be fatal to flying
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Woodpecker With Attitude

Birdwatchers are loving this really cool video making the rounds of the internet.  Take a look at it first…click here to see the video … before reading any further.  What do you think this crazy
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Deer Power in Connecticut

Although the deer breeding season, or the rut, is mainly over in our area, I came across some fascinating video footage of bucks sparring so I thought I would write a short blog about this marvelous
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