[Tweeters] Feds Advance Plan to Kill Barred Owls in Northwest
browncreeper99 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 24 11:30:39 PDT 2013
It takes a long time to grow back the necessary habitat. In the meantime
I'd prefer not to watch the spotted disappear.
On Jul 23, 2013 2:15 PM, "Randy Robinson" <rwr.personal at gmail.com> wrote:
> >From the New York Times. Not sure if you need to subscribe to view this:
> Quick summary: at a cost of $3m, over the next 4 years, USF&W will kill
> 3,603 Barred Owls in WA, OR, ID & CA, beginning this fall.
> USF&W: "If we don't manage barred owls, the probability of recovering the
> spotted owl goes down significantly."
> Portland Audubon: "To move forward with killing barred owls without
> addressing the fundamental cause of spotted owl declines [habitat loss],
> from our perspective, is not acceptable."
> Randy Robinson
> Seattle, WA
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