Bird thrives through cooperative forest management

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Jenny
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Bird thrives through cooperative forest management

Post by Jenny » Fri Nov 12, 2010 6:02 am

Love this article about a very cool threatened Scottish bird species thriving through cooperation with forest managers and ecologists!

http://www.wildlifeextra.com//go/news/c ... 01.html#cr
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Re: Bird thrives through cooperative forest management

Post by James Parton » Fri Nov 12, 2010 10:28 am

Jenny,

I have read some on Capercaillie. They seem to be the Scottish equivalent of our North American Turkey.
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Re: Bird thrives through cooperative forest management

Post by Jenny » Fri Nov 12, 2010 11:10 am

Well don't be goin' shootin' one for Thanksgiving!
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Re: Bird thrives through cooperative forest management

Post by James Parton » Fri Nov 12, 2010 1:15 pm

Jenny,

Don't worry. I don't think our North Carolina highlands have them. Weez got them turkeys though!
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