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Retrieving

As the start of the Wildfowling season nears, Mum has gone out for a few hours to get her used to the loud bangs again.  Apparently with fireworks season coming this helps puppies and dogs not to be scared of new noises. 109 more words

Our Journey

Wildfowl Cottage Extension By 5th Studio Is Clad With Shingles And Raised In Excess Of A Flood Plain

Uk architecture company 5th Studio has additional a shingle-clad extension to a home in a listed former inn that is raised above the flood degree of the River Cam in Cambridgeshire (+ slideshow). 25 more words

Wildfowl Cottage Extension By 5th Studio Is Clad With Shingles And Raised Over A Flood Plain by Beauty and Hairstyle

UK architecture firm 5th Studio has added a shingle-clad extension to a home in a listed former inn that is raised above the flood level of the River Cam in Cambridgeshire (+ slideshow). 32 more words

Wildfowl (1961-63)

(A very big thank you to Rebecca from Bex Sells Pyrex for the image. You can visit her fabulous online Etsy store here for JAJ Pyrex, as well as many other great vintage items) 26 more words

JAJ Pyrex

How to Keep Birds Off Poisonous Ponds

One biologist at the University of Alberta knows what imperiled waterfowl need: a light show. Colleen Cassady St. Clair is testing lasers (a fatter version of the standard speaker’s pointer) as a complement to the noisemakers typically used to flush waterfowl from tainted oil sands tailings ponds.

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Conservation

Botulism kills birds in Merseyside, Manchester and Staffordshire

More than 130 birds have died from avian botulism in parks across Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Staffordshire, the RSPCA has said.

RSPCA officers have found the bodies of swans, Canada geese, coots and ducks and have collected about 30 dead birds from Birkenhead Park in Merseyside.

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