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  1. So happy I took the plunge - next comes my 4k wild swimRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    Wild swimming is becoming increasingly popular across the country. Naomi Herring tested out the chilly waters in the wilds of Berinsfield Next month more than 100 swimmers are set to the take part in Oxford's first 4k Wild Thames swim event from Eynsham Lock to Kings Lock near Godstow.


  2. Drought could hurt endangered fish caught in water fightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    California's historic drought could wipe out a tiny, endangered fish that's played an outsized role in the state's water wars. The delta smelt lives in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, the West Coast's largest estuary that supplies water to Central Valley farms and millions of Southern California residents.


  3. Robbie Maddison goes surfing on his KTM dirt bike in Tahiti: Watch VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | OnCars.in

    Robbie Maddison, the Australian stunt rider has done his fair share of death-defying and unbelievable motorcycle stunts across the world. But what happens when the guy wants to ride a motorcycle over the sea and do surfing tricks to cry out loud? Well, the answer is in this video.


  4. United joins Delta banning big-game trophies after Cecil killingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canberra Times

    Cecil the lion: The carriers spotlighted the mundane logistics that follow a visiting hunter's bagging of African wildlife: getting the head, horns or hide back home. United Airlines joined Delta Air Lines in banning big-game trophies as freight after the killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe triggered mounting global outrage.


  5. Developers appeal council's refusal of plans to build 22 homes on Hethersett paddockRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Evening News

    A planning application has been submitted to build 30 homes on a wildlife haven in the centre of hethersett known locally as the paddock. Resident James Utting what's planners to rethink the development.


  6. Epic air show was world-classRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Namibian

    THOUSANDS of people made their way to the Hosea Kutako International Airport on Saturday, where they were treated to what can only be described as an air show of epic proportions. The once-in-a-lifetime event had the eyes of the crowd fixed on the sky as pilots demonstrated their skills in a variety of aircraft.


  7. So happy I took the plunge - next comes my 4k wild swimRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Oxford Mail

    Wild swimming is becoming increasingly popular across the country. Naomi Herring tested out the chilly waters in the wilds of Berinsfield Next month more than 100 swimmers are set to the take part in Oxford's first 4k Wild Thames swim event from Eynsham Lock to Kings Lock near Godstow.


  8. Trestle Creek golf course opens challenging second nine that's just as good as the firstRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Edmonton Journal

    Babe Ruth didn't hit a home run in his first at bat; Wayne Gretzky didn't score a hat trick in his first game in the NHL. But Brad Dupuis, the architect behind Trestle Creek golf course, has hit one out of the park in his first solo design.


  9. Marathon brings millions to city despite problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Press On-Line

    An economic impact survey was commissioned by the Christchurch City Council and conducted by a market research company after the 2015 Christchurch Airport Marathon on May 31. The assessment followed a four hour workshop involving key stakeholders to investigate issues with the marathon's return to the central city this year. Traffic across the central city was brought to a standstill during the event.


  10. Prosecutor: Police officers unlawfully opened fire in deathRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    A "paramilitary response" by police in New Mexico unnecessarily escalated an encounter last year that ended when two officers unlawfully opened fire and killed a homeless man despite signs that he wanted to surrender, a special prosecutor said Monday. The two Albuquerque officers charged with murder in the death of James Boyd came to the scene with the intent of attacking him, Special Prosecutor Randi McGinn asserted at a preliminary hearing to decide if the officers should stand trial.


  11. Rio 2016: the Olympic city's must-see sightsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Yahoo!

    There might be times, exploring Rio de Janeiro, when you'll wonder how it has the audacity to tout itself as the "Cidade Maravilhosa", or Marvellous City. When you're caught up in one of its ridiculous, soul-crushing traffic jams, for example.


  12. Merrin ready to repay DragonsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Yahoo!

    He has banished his guilt over his State of Origin suspension, but St George Illawarra workhorse Trent Merrin admits he is battling nerves about how his body will stand up in his NRL return. Merrin will make a timely comeback on Saturday from a four-week suspension in the Dragons' crunch clash against the Warriors with both sides walking the finals' tightrope.


  13. Slammed US huntress planning NZ tripRead the original story

    20 min ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Hunters have expressed their hopes that an American woman intending to hunt deer in New Zealand will stay true to the spirit of a fair chase. Sabrina Corgatelli ignited a firestorm of criticism from animal-rights activists for flaunting online images of herself posed with the carcasses of a giraffe and other wildlife she killed.


  14. Celebrity wildlife broadcaster Iolo Williams launches campaign to help protect rare Celtic rainforestRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | IcNetwork

    Celebrity wildlife broadcaster Iolo Williams has launched a campaign to raise A 750,000 to protect an important slice of Wales' primeval Celtic rainforest - which is more rare than its famous tropical counterparts. While most people have heard of the plight of tropical rainforests that have lost species and indigenous cultures after decades of logging, fewer people have heard of the much rarer coniferous and broadleaf temperate rainforests of Wales - the Meirionnydd Oakwoods.


  15. Bid to buy A 1.5m 'Celtic rainforest'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    A conservation charity is trying to raise A 800,000 to purchase 550 acres of land in Snowdonia National Park. Natural Resources Wales has given A 50,000 but a further A 750,000 is needed and a campaign will be launched on Tuesday at the National Eisteddfod in Meifod, Powys.


  16. Norfolk and Suffolk landowners warned over ash diebackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Healthy ash trees not infected so far with the Chalara ash tree disease in Wayland Wood near Watton. Photograph Simon Parker A conservation charity has warned landowners in Norfolk and Suffolk that they should prepare for a future where ash trees have disappeared.


  17. Douglasville resident leading Georgia Wildlife FederationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    Douglasville resident Mike Worley recently was named president and chief executive officer of the Georgia Wildlife Federation. Discussions on saving and nurturing wildlife traditionally have included environmentalists and government officials.


  18. Calls on council to set up body for Limerick WetlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Limerick Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. FIANNA Fail Councillor Joe Crowley has called on Limerick City and County Council to consider establishing an "appropriate body", in order to tackle the issue of overgrowth and decreasing lake area in the Westfield Wetlands.


  19. Another conservative deer season set to rebuild population. Licenses on sale Aug. 1Read the original story

    43 min ago | Northland Press

    Hunters can expect another conservative deer season in 2015 as management continues to rebuild deer numbers across much of the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. "The 2015 deer hunting regulations will be quite similar to last year, with one-deer limits in most of the state," said Leslie McInenly, big game program leader for the DNR.


  20. In U.S. Masters Swimming, Training Is More Important Than the RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Wall Street Journal

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