Monthly Archives: September 2011

Site Under Construction ( And the Sea Eagles Were Dancing For Me Today)

The site I referred readers to, ain’t good. It will end. I see that you can upgrade your space with Paypal. That’s what I gonna do. However that will take some days. PS. My Sea Eagle shot had most hits … Continue reading

Posted in Diary

Former Inspector: Shortcomings With Keystone Oil Pipeline

Huffington Post2011-09-28:                      Michael Klink, a 59-year-old civil engineer from Auburn, Ill., says he reported a litany of problems when he was working as a construction inspector at several pumping stations along the Keystone oil pipeline as it was being built … Continue reading

Posted in Energy and Tar Sands

FBIs Terrorism Search Goes Underseas

CNN2011-09-28:                      updated 11:01 AM EST, Wed September 28, 2011 FBI’s terror search goes under water Key West, Florida (CNN) — They search the ocean depths hunting for evidence left by predators deadlier than great white sharks. They are members of … Continue reading

Posted in Eco News, Oceans

Indonesia: New Forestry Plan Open For Revision

The Guardian2011-09-28:                      JAKARTA, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Indonesia will delay the implementation of a regulation on industrial forests that would have allowed planters, especially those growing palm oil, to cultivate areas reserved for timber and other domestic raw materials. The … Continue reading

Posted in Forest and Trees

10 Year Tiger Conservation Plan For Indian Reserve

The Hindu2011-09-28:                      The State Forest and Wildlife Department has submitted a 10-year Tiger Conservation Plan (2011-12 to 2020-21) to the National Tiger Conservation Authority for conservation of the tigers and the biodiversity of the Parambikulam Tiger Reserve. The cost of … Continue reading

Posted in Biodiversity, Conservation, Wildlife

Autumn Is Here—Part X

Posted in Landscape and Nature

Rare Bird Still Flying

Photo: Wilson’s Storm Petrel ( Wikipedia) The Hindu2011-09-28:                      A rare sea bird that was thought to have become extinct has now been declared alive after DNA work by New Zealand scientists. Tests of ancient and modern DNA by scientists at … Continue reading

Posted in Birds, Biodiversity