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Live cam shows Arctic snowy owl, chicks

...into the nesting den of an Arctic snowy owl.The camera went live this week and is...Arctic Ocean.Researcher Denver Holt of the Owl Research Institute in Charlo, Montana...website.The camera trained on the snowy owl is allowing Holt glimpses into the daily...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-07-04/live-cam-shows-arctic-snowy-owl-chic
Outdoors
Arts calendar

...Offers local writers a chance to pitch their book idea and win a chance to meet the Book Doctors. Video conferencing through the OWL conferencing project. Details: www.craigpubliclibrary.org/pitchapalooza.Summer Shakedown, 7-11:30 p.m., Rockwell...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-14/arts-calendar
Art
Pygmy owl: Bite much bigger than its beak

The northern pygmy owl is not the smallest owl in North America; the tiny elf owl of our southern deserts merits that distinction. But our northern pygmy owl is indeed small, measuring only six or seven inches in overall length, including the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021910/out_565025071.shtml
Outdoors
Rescued snowy owl in Illinois going to Alaska

...Ill. - Caregivers of an injured snowy owl rescued from a central Illinois field earlier...will be sent to Alaska this weekend.The owl, named Qigiq (kwig ICK'), will be flown...http://bit.ly/GXJRQQ ) that the owl will undergo rehabilitation to prepare him...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-04-01/rescued-snowy-owl-illinois-going-al
Neighbors
Listening to the landscape of Breathe Owl Breathe

In lyrics that are at once vivid and obscure, Breathe Owl Breathe sings of mastodons and glaciers, toboggans and boats, evoking landscapes through their music that would be easy enough...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070909/ent_461486737.shtml
Robot Garage: Kids build robots, explore engineering ingenuity

...in Seattle via a video conference."The event is a combination of a video conference with the Museum of Flight, using the OWL (online learning) system to connect with them to talk about the history of robots, where things are going in the field and...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-13/robot-garage-kids-built-robots-expl
Neighbors
In the Stacks: New books for beginning readers

...Senate Bill 21, concerning oil and gas production. This will be broadcast to the Douglas and Downtown Libraries through the OWL project and viewers at all libraries will be able to participate in the question and answer session following the discussion...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-10/stacks-new-books-beginning-readers
Art
Tales of the Great Horned Owl

...Craig, a daily trail walker, reports seeing a single owl on several occasions. One sighting was near the forked...tufted" owls in North America, the Great Horned Owl, is one of six owl species seen regularly in Southeast Alaska. Its name...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011901/Com_Owl.html
Comm
My Turn: Tongass officials should look to the future

...the same challenges as Siuslaw National Forest supervisor during the spotted owl crisis of the 1990s on the Oregon Coast. First, a federal judge enjoined logging of owl habitat, then a sweeping new management plan reduced timber harvesting by 95...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-07/my-turn
Opinion
Researchers say snowy owl population is thriving

...wind. An oversized carving of the snowy owl, its Halloween-yellow eyes looking more...Barrow, population 4,200, honors the owl. Ukpiagvik means "The place where we hunt...Village of Barrow. For every dead adult owl, as many as seven chicks die too, he said...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091006/out_20060910014.shtml
Outdoors

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