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  1. Florida Forest Service Unveils New Statewide Longleaf Pine Ecosystem GeodatabaseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Capital Soup

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam and the Florida Forest Service today unveiled a new statewide Longleaf Pine Ecosystem Geodatabase. The Florida Forest Service partnered with Florida State University's Florida Natural Areas Inventory to map 2.2 million acres of longleaf pine ecosystems in Florida.

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  2. Magistrate: Agency too slow with Klamath refuges planRead the original story

    1 hr ago | My Mother Lode

    A federal magistrate has found the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service needs to speed up work on overdue plans for managing wildlife refuges in the Klamath Basin. Conservation groups that filed the lawsuit said Friday they hope the magistrate's recommendation, which still needs to be affirmed by a judge, leads to more of the basin's scarce water going to wildlife, instead of potato and onion farms on the Lower Klamath and Tule Lake refuges straddling the Oregon-California border.

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  3. Pontoons are a hot item at the 2015 Boat Show at Dow Diamond in Midland this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    The 2015 Boat Show runs from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 7, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the ballpark, 825 W. Main St., giving boating enthusiasts a chance to check out 40 of the season's newest watercrafts from six area dealerships. Pat and Dennis Woodward, of Farwell, were at the show when it kicked off Friday in search of a new pontoon.

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  4. Christian Rapper Performs At His Alma Mater, CSCCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Nate Davis also known as Zero Doubt, a Christian rapper, performed on Thursday night at his alma mater, Cleveland State Community College.

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  5. Province to expand snowmobile trails across ManitobaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | My Manitoba.com

    ... Stewardship. "Today is a celebration of snowmobiling and we want people to enjoy the opportunities for outdoor recreation all across our great province," said Minister Mackintosh. "We support a safe trail system and appreciate the substantial ...

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  6. EPA awards $8M in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants to combat invasive speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WaterWorld

    In an effort to combat invasive species in the Great Lakes basin, the Environmental Protection Agency has announced the award of 15 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants totaling more than $8 million. "These Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants will be used to target aquatic and terrestrial invasive species in the Great Lakes basin," said Region 5 Administrator/Great Lakes National Program Manager Susan Hedman.

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  7. AP Photos of the Week March 6Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    Indian men, their faces smeared with colored powder, ride a motorbike on Holi the Hindu festival of colors, in Hyderabad, India, Friday, March 6, 2015. Holi also marks the advent of spring.

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  8. Night kayaking, bird watching planned for Hard Labor Creek State ParkRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Today, horse riders and trail hikers will join to work on the equestrian trails from 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Volunteers are asked to bring equipment, including saws, pruners and rakes. Lunch will be provided by Friends of Hard Labor Creek State Park.

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  9. Attorneys for Harrisburg and gun rights group meet to talk about resolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Dauphin County Judge Andrew Dowling struck down three of Harrisburg's gun ordinances in a preliminary injunction as part of a lawsuit filed against the city. Dowling on Friday asked attorneys on both sides of the lawsuit to meet in chambers to discuss resolutions.

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  10. Rix Island Wear, T&C Surf Designs opening at DeBartolo's West Oahu mallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    This rendering shows the interior shops at DeBartolo Development's Ka Makana Alii shopping mall, which will be built in Kapolei in West Oahu. Chicago-based JLL has been chosen to manage mall, which will be the third-largest shopping mall in Hawaii when complete.

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  11. Monterey: Bob Hollis dives deep with BreakWater ScubaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    Scott Cooper , a dive instructor and general manager at BreakWater Scuba in Monterey, teaches a class on using the Hollis rebreather: "It's an underwater nature hike," he says of divine. "Anyone can do it."

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  12. NWTF Convention Boosts Nashville EconomyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Turkey Call

    Nashville bills itself as "Music City USA," but beyond cutting-edge country tunes, some of the sweetest sounds coming from Tennessee during February were those replicating the yelps and gobbles of wild turkeys. The National Wild Turkey Federation's recently-concluded annual Convention and Sport Show, staged out of the massive Gaylord Opryland Resort, contributes to the economic vitality of Nashville and beyond.

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  13. In open letter, victim calls marathon bomber 'a nobody'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    The Boston Marathon bombing victim, who lost a leg in the 2013 attacks, trembled and wept as she testified earlier this week in the federal death penalty trial of admitted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. But taking the stand brought Gregory, 27, a surprising sense of peace and closure - emotions she channeled into an indignant open letter to Tsarnaev on her Facebook page.

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  14. Accused Boston bomber's lawyers gamble with guilt admission: expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    When they admitted Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's role in the Boston Marathon bombing, his lawyers acknowledged that he will almost certainly spend the rest of his life behind bars. But the admission may help spare him a death sentence, legal experts said.

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  15. Attack of the killer chairsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | University of Florida News

    The UF College of Health & Human Performance will host a lecture on the science behind sitting and the effects on our minds and bodies. Dr. James A. Levine, author of "Get Up! Why Your Chair is Killing You," will be the keynote speaker at the 2015 D. K. Stanley Lecture Series, hosted by the College of Health & Human Performance on March 26. The presentation will begin at 9:35 a.m. in the Florida Gym and will be followed by a student research symposium poster session at 10:30.

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  16. Mayfield Schools' art docent program brings joy, art to young students; volunteers soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    There are those who believe that the great art of the past is not being exposed to the young people of today. And, there are those who are doing something about it, making sure children do know the names Matisse , Van Gough and Remington.

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  17. Easy Florida beach towns: New Smyrna and Ponce InletRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    New Smyrna Beach and Ponce Inlet offer access to all of the restaurants and activities of Daytona and Orlando with fewer crowds and less craziness. The beaches wrap up to the point on the south side of the inlet and, at low tide, are very wide and lined with hard-packed sand.

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  18. Photo tour: Beautiful ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Amazing art and architecture, ancient history, dramatic natural scenery and drool-worthy bites around every turn make Italy a hard-to-resist destination that keeps visitors coming back for more. Photo tour: Beautiful Italy Amazing art and architecture, ancient history, dramatic natural scenery and drool-worthy bites around every turn make Italy a hard-to-resist destination that keeps visitors coming back for more.

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  19. Disney World: 10 things to do outside of the parksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    You could challenge any of Disney World's three 18-hole golf courses or tee up on its family-friendly 9-hole Oak Trail course. Duffers of all abilities would enjoy the resort's highly whimsical miniature golf courses, Fantasia Gardens as well as Winter Summerland.

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  20. Illegal hunting at centre of large joint N.B.-U.S. wildlife investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    An official with the U.S. Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Agency says the charges relate to illegal hunting and harvesting of moose and black bear in New Brunswick. Canadian officials are being tight-lipped about charges laid in Grand Falls on Thursday, in connection with a joint investigation by New Brunswick and U.S. wildlife officers, but CBC News has learned the arrests relate to the illegal hunting of bear and moose.

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