Officials kill invasive fish in Oregon ponds

...invasive fish that have been introduced to ponds in the Umatilla National Forest.The Oregon...Department of Fish and Wildlife treated two ponds Wednesday to remove schools of goldfish...Crews put a plant-based poison into the ponds that kills all fish in the water, including...
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Deputy saves drowning kids in dark pond; the dad is arrested

...and plunged into an apartment complex's pond at night to rescue two young girls who...who lives around the corner from the pond, spotted the girls in the dark with, which slopes sharply down to the pond that stretches about the length of a football...
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On the Trails: Muskeg ponds

...dozen or two of these ponds at mid elevation...interest.Almost every pond had water status. If ponds become too crowded...generally can move from pond to pond by flying. They can...presumably near their ponds.Striders are preyed...
Local inn and spa Pearson's Pond awarded by AAA

Pearson's Pond Luxury Inn and Adventure Spa has been given AAA's Four Diamond Award. "The Four and Five Diamond Ratings are the highest designations...
My Turn: Our search for villains and heroes

...environmental movement, Thoreau's book "Walden" earned him the title of national hero. But in a recent New Yorker article titled "Pond Scum," Kathryn Schulz questions why we admire him at all given "his hypocrisy, his sanctimony, his dour asceticism, and...
Alaska Science Forum: Why we spilled crude just to watch it burn his garage, is a 55-gallon drum containing gelled fuel and a propane burner to ignite it.Slinging the torch over the pond, the helicopter pilot hovered over the concentrated crude. He then dribbled a stream of flame onto the water. Bull's-eye...
Drilling sickens people, ruins crops in Thailand

...fracking was at least attempted there and describe wastewater ponds that are consistent with fracking operations. The Thai government...hydraulic fracturing but do detail onsite chemical wastewater ponds containing toxic materials such as arsenic, which are characteristic...
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Sport fish report: Kings headed back to Fish Creek, not in the pond yet

...Cove, inner Auke Bay and False Outer Point areas. Relatively few fish were caught from the Fish Creek estuary and Fish Creek pond. Anglers are reminded that the southern boundary of the THA for 2015 is the Juneau-Douglas Bridge. Boat anglers fishing Marmion...
Pearson's Pond earns award

Pearson's Pond Luxury Inn and Adventure Spa in Juneau received...couples," said Maryann Ray, Pearson's Pond owner. "Our focus is always on more than two categories.Pearson's Pond Luxury Inn and Adventure Spa provides lodging...
On the Trails: A visit to the wetlands reveals surprises, mysteries

...enjoyed a meal. Off toward the end of the peninsula lie several shallow ponds, where toad tadpoles could be found in summer, but I don't know if toads still use those ponds.Finally out on terra firma again, the beach rye was barely beginning...


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