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A Review of the Occurrence of Bats (Chiroptera) on Islands in the...

A Review of the Occurrence of Bats on Islands in the North East Atlantic and on North Sea Installations The bats recorded from Iceland, the Faroe Islands, the Shetland Islands, the Orkney Islands, and North Sea installations are reviewed to the end of 2012.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Creating links across the Arctic -- A look back on the Beringia Arctic Games

On the third weekend in July, the small Arctic Russian community of Novo Chaplino welcomed participants from around the circumpolar world including Iceland, Greenland, Faroe Islands, Sapmi, Alaska, Nunavut, Norway and Denmark.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Pollution Online

First Continuous Air Quality Monitoring Stations For Faroe Islands

The Environment Agency of the Faroe Islands together with the municipality of Trshavn has installed two ambient air quality monitoring stations as part of its commitment to monitor the environment and provide air quality data to the public and other interested parties.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

This Is Lancashire

You have to 'sea' it to believe it - 26 stone tuna for sale at Bolton market

Traders at Bolton Market were shocked when they picked up a giant tuna fish, which is big enough to fill more than 1,000 tins.

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PezCycling News

Colorado Roadside: More Rain & Crazy Fans

Photo Report: Yet another day of heavy rain in Colorado for stage 6. But that didn't dampen Angelica & Travis Dixon's enthusiasm for the USA Pro Challenge and today we get a lesson on how to describe the weather conditions 16 different ways.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Invitation to presentation of second quarter and first half 2014 results

P/F Atlantic Petroleum will publish its second quarter 2014 results on Friday, 29th August at 8:00 am CET.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Rediff.com

World's most internet addicted countries

Some of you may not prefer to stay connected but surely enjoy the free music and video streaming and ease of looking up information on the World Wide Web.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Red Bluff Daily News

Simpson University for seniors accepting students for September classes

Simpson University for Seniors is beginning its fifth year of offering not-for-credit classes on a variety of topics for adults of all ages.

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Iceland Review

More Bats Headed to Iceland

Iceland has been virtually bat-free in the past but now there have been about 40 individuals of the flying mammal recorded in the country, according to ornithologist AEvar Petersen and biologist Finnur Ingimarsson, who along with other scientists wrote an article on bats in Iceland and on other North Atlantic isles in the June 2014 Acta ... (more)

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

DNA India

European Union lifts ban on herring imports from Faroe Islands

The European Union lifted its year-long import ban on herring and mackerel from the Faroe Islands on Monday, ending a dispute over alleged over-fishing in the northern Atlantic.

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This Is Grimsby

New vessel on regular Iceland trade route welcomed to Immingham

LUCKY NUMBER SEVEN: Eimskip UK Ltd managing director Mike Lane welcomes Lagarfoss captain Gudmundur Haraldsson to Immingham, after the vessel berthed for the first time at Number Seven Quay.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

PR-inside.com

New Report Available: Faroe Petroleum plc (FPM) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile

The company carries out activities such as acquisition, exploration and appraisal drilling and development of undeveloped assets.

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Stroudnewsand Journal

Labour Councillor volunteers with Sea Shepherd group to try to stop whale slaughter in Faroe Islands

LABOUR District Councillor Julie Douglass is spending part of the summer as one of over 500 hundred volunteers from around the world who are taking part in the "Grindstop" campaign organised by marine conservation charity Sea Shepherd.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

EUobserver

[Ticker] Russia confirms Faroes, Greenland exempt from food ban

Russia will not add seafood from the Faroe Islands and Greenland to the list of embargoed trade, opening new business opportunities for the North-Atlantic fishing industries, reports Danish radio, DR.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Center for American Progress

RELEASE: CAP Calls on Secretary Kerry to Establish Climate Change as...

A new report released today by the Center for American Progress calls on U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to use his 2015-2017 chair of the Arctic Council to establish climate change as the overarching theme of the upcoming Arctic Council agenda, and urges the Arctic nations to adopt black carbon emission-reduction goals to reduce Arctic and ... (more)

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Copenhagen Post

Bullshit! This is obviously a very subjective way to treat this subject....

The Faroe Islands may not be the best destination for anyone looking to meet eligible women.

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WebProNews

Pamela Anderson Wants To Stop Whale Hunts

Pamela Anderson has always had a soft spot for animals and works hard to protect them from abuse, neglect and exploitation.

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Copenhagen Post

Faroese just say no to activists

The slaughter of pilot whales in the Faroe Islands each year during the annual ritual known as grindadrp or 'the grind' is a serious topic for animal rights activists worldwide.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

CNN

Faroe Islands: Bleak, beautiful land of grass roofs

Practical and ecological -- the grass roofs in the Faroe Islands, a remote archipelago halfway between Scotland and Iceland, are the most conspicuous element of the local architecture.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

A-Infos Radio Project

This Way Out: Legends' love letters+Pat's 'bible study'+Edmund White+more!, Segment 1

Don Bachardy discusses his longtime relationship with Christopher Isherwood and the publication of their love letters called "The Animals"; Edmund White's latest memoir "Inside A Pearl" recalls his years in Paris; televangelist Pat Robertson leads a questionable bible study; Uganda's Constitutional Court kills the Anti-Homosexuality Law on a ... (more)

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