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Hawks and eagle released at Theodore Roosevelt National Park

November 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

MEDORA — One by one, the birds were taken from their kennel-like containers. Their sharp talons were snared in an effort to protect the handlers.

Staff from the Dakota Zoo and Theodore Roosevelt National Park released two red-tailed hawks and a g…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Northern goshawks: a signature at Hawk Ridge

September 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

DULUTH, Minn. Broad-winged hawks are the most common raptor at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth. Bald eagles are the biggest. Sharpshins come through by the hundreds early each fall.
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Resorters baseball: Brandon-Evansville edges Osakis, routs Ashby to improve to 8-0

June 20, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Blue Hawks run well at nationals

May 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Despite blustery wind conditions, the Dickinson State men’s track and field team had a strong opening day at the NAIA outdoor national championships Thursday in Marion, Ind. Continue Reading

‘The hawk guy’: Raptor expert Tim Driscoll has a passion for his research

October 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Tim Driscoll of Grand Forks is a certified raptor authority and director of the Urban Raptor Research Project. He spends hours afield trapping and banding Cooper’s hawks, red-tailed hawks and other raptors, collaborating with researchers in other parts of North America. Continue Reading

ALWAYS IN SEASON: Red-tailed hawks come in many variations

October 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A couple of weeks ago, I confessed confusing a red-tailed hawk for a goshawk, another raptor. But goshawks and redtails are not particularly closely related nor very similar in appearance or habits.
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Region 16C baseball: Bluedogs, Hawks still alive

August 9, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Johnson fans 15 in B-E’s win over Pelican Rapids Continue Reading

Pierre man guilty of killing hawks on his property

July 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) A Pierre man has been found guilty of four counts of unlawfully taking migratory birds. Continue Reading

Opponents say Goodhue County wind project will destroy raptor habitat

December 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has approved the plan to place the turbines on 32,000 acres of land in Goodhue County. But, county Commissioner Ron Allen says regulators failed to consider an avian study that says the turbines would interfere with habitat for eagles, hawks and other birds.
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Hawks downed by Northwestern

November 12, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson State men’s basketball team had its hands full with seventh-ranked team in the nation Northwestern College. Continue Reading