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...after camping with his family at Yosemite's Crane Flat Campground in mid-July. The park reopened Crane Flat last week after treating it for four...in wild rodents over the past two weeks at Crane Flat and Tuolumne Meadows campgrounds in Yosemite...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-08-19
Refuge Notebook: Ascent of the cranes

...Coast of Texas. Crane researchers were...the number of young cranes produced each year...following day when the cranes took off on the next...Wildlife Service crane biologist, Ernie...note of far-off crane music, as we basked...our" sandhill cranes Godspeed on the perilous...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-10-31/refuge-notebook-ascent-of-the-cr
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...It has four legs and braces like a stool and rises about 30 feet above the waterline. An installation barge with a large crane was next to it, and two barges carrying additional foundation components were nearby. The foundations will be installed by...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jennifer-mcdermott/2015-07-27
Fairbanks biologists track sandhill cranes via satellite

...Alaska. The first sandhill cranes typically touch down in the...because some 500,000 sandhill cranes, about 80 percent of the world's sandhill crane population, flock to the...breeding grounds for Alaska cranes. They could fly across the...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/041102/wil_041102wil0010001.shtml
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Homer students use paper cranes to wish man well

...students "Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes," by Eleanor Coerr. The book chronicles...says if a sick person folds 1,000 paper cranes, he or she will be given the wish of...wish to get well, Sasaki began folding cranes. Student Sophie Morin saw a direct application...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/052911/new_836759114.shtml
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Homer students use paper cranes to wish man well

...students "Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes," by Eleanor Coerr. The book chronicles...says if a sick person folds 1,000 paper cranes, he or she will be given the wish of...wish to get well, Sasaki began folding cranes.Student Sophie Morin saw a direct application...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-05-29/homer-students-use-paper-cranes-wish
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Kenai Council to discuss contract with Copper River Seafoods, Inc.

...language in there about the cranes and whose responsibility they...normal wear and tear to the cranes but will charge the contractor...beyond that during the annual crane certification. The contract...granting the emergency use of the cranes to city employees and emergency...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-19/kenai-council-to-discuss-contract-wi
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Flocking together: Weather affects bird migration, still plenty for birders to see

...biologists and area birders said the weather seems to be the culprit when it comes to the lack in numbers of ducks, geese, cranes and other fowl that use the marshy Kenai and Kasilof river flats as staging areas for their next hops north. "The jury is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-25/weather-affects-bird-migration-still
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Crane overturned at construction site for Beaver Loop Road culvert project

...Soldotna-based Endries Company overturned a crane Wednesday as it attempted to remove a portion...intersection with the Kenai Spur Highway. The crane was still on its side late Wednesday afternoon...grading equipment in front of the overturned crane. It was unclear how long it would take...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-30/crane-overturned-at-construction-sit
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Unhinged Alaska: When does spring really arrive?

...up in the Nick Dudiak Fishing Lagoon on the Homer Spit and that occurred on the last day of April. Yes, we realize that the cranes are back along with robins singing their annoying renditions of Louie Louie outside bedroom windows at four o'clock in the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-05-09/unhinged-alaska-when-does-sprin
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