Assateague Island National Seashore Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Horse euthanized after being struck by car on AssateagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | WMDT

    Officials from the Assateague Island National Seashore say a 16-year-old stallion had to be euthanized after he was struck by a car on Friday afternoon. Officials say the male horse, N10OY, or Tunkan Hoksila, suffered a broken leg in the incident, and thus had to be humanly euthanized.

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  2. 100 years of the National Park Service, by the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... has eight, Utah has five and Colorado has four. A horse is pictured on the dune of the Assateague Island National Seashore, one of Maryland's National Park areas. A horse is pictured on the dune of the Assateague Island National Seashore, one of ...

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  3. Nation-Now 53 mins ago 12:40 p.m.'A miracle' on Assateague, as ocean swimmer is revivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Lifeguard successfully revived a man on Friday who had stopped breathing on the Virginia side of the Assateague Island National Seashore. A man pulled from the ocean without vital signs was resuscitated by National Park Service lifeguards and a Pennsylvania police detective vacationing with his family on the Virginia side of the Assateague Island National Seashore.

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  4. Swimmer was 'clinically dead,' but then his heart started againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | The York Daily Record

    ... revived a man on Friday who had stopped breathing on the Virginia side of the Assateague Island National Seashore. A man pulled from the ocean without vital signs was resuscitated by National Park Service lifeguards and a Pennsylvania police ...

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  5. NASA Visitor Center brings back Night Sky Summer SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | WMDT

    NASA has an exciting, free, family friendly way to spend some evenings at the beach this summer with their Night Sky Summer Series. On Assateague Island in Virginia, NASA will be hosting an Astronomy and Night Sky Summer Series starting on Thursday, July 14. The series is a collaboration between Assateague Island National Seashore, Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Delmarva Space Sciences Foundation, and the NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center.

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  6. As climate changes, Assateague Island's caregivers may give...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... changes are coming that we can't anticipate," said Deborah Darden, superintendent of Assateague Island National Seashore. "We're trying to make climate change organize what we're doing." It is welcome news to Assateague lovers such as Joe Hoffman, ...

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  7. Colt Born Monday On Assateague Island; Fourth Foal of 2016 - Expected Soon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | The Dispatch

    ... colt Monday. The foal was born out on the marsh near the curves on Bayberry Drive at Assateague Island National Seashore. Officials from Assateague Island Alliance (AIA), the friends group that supports the national park, says one more foal is ...

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  8. 16 national parks star in new stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | CNN

    ... rocks. Bands of wild horses are the main attraction at Maryland's and Virginia's Assateague Island National Seashore, a barrier island in the states of Maryland and Virginia. The Pueblo Revival-style visitor center at Frijoles Canyon, part of ...

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  9. 12 sea turtles released at Assateague IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Evening Sun

    June 16th is also National Sea Turtle Day. Megan Raymond Photo As the rain drizzled down upon the Assateague Island National Seashore, the soft patter of fins against the beach could be heard among the cheering crowd and blowing wind.

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  10. Dozen Turtles Released On Assateague IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Dispatch

    A group of rehabilitated Kemp's Ridley sea turtles heads toward the Atlantic Ocean Thursday morning on Assateague Island. Photo by Charlene Sharpe While it wasn't much of a race the crowd cheered excitedly as the National Aquarium released a dozen sea turtles at Assateague Island National Seashore Thursday.

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  11. ReadMoreRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Friends of Animals

    Today is World Sea Turtle Day! And we are overjoyed that two rehabilitated juvenile green sea turtles are being released back to the wild today at Assateague Island National Seashore where they belong. It is refreshing to see the National Aquarium focusing on rescue and release.

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  12. BLM should use PZP to rein in wild horse populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Horsetalk

    ... And here, BLM lags. The National Park Service (NPS) has been managing the wild horses of Assateague Island National Seashore in Maryland with the PZP (porcine zona pellucida) contraceptive vaccine since 1994. Now, nearly all the Atlantic Coast ...

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  13. Travels with DarleyRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... multiple generations traveling together, including young children. Destinations include Assateague Island National Seashore to view wild horses, a rural farm that makes ice cream from cow to cone, Ocean City, Berlin, St Michaels and stunning ...

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  14. 36+ wild horse advocacy groups press BLM for increased use of humane...Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Sonoran News

    ... with a simple dart. PZP has been used for more than 25 years in the wild horses on the Assateague Island National Seashore in Maryland. In that time, the herd has been brought to more sustainable numbers and the overall health of horses as a result ...

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  15. Wild-horse advocates urge birth-control programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... and Spring Creek Basin in southwest Colorado, and by the National Park Service at Assateague Island National Seashore on the East Coast. The groups say 70 percent of the BLM's wild horse and burro program budget is spent on roundups and removals, ...

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  16. Stamp of approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    Maryland received something of a surprise honor this week with the unveiling of a Forever Stamp honoring Assateague Island National Seashore and its wild ponies, one in a series of 16 commemorating the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. It's a stunning photograph of two wild ponies grazing on the island's marshland at sunset, a tribute to the natural beauty of the 37-mile-long coastal island shared by Maryland and Virginia.

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  17. Assateague Island National Seashore featured on stampRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Record

    The Assateague Island National Seashore has been selected as one of the 16 national park images to be commemorated on a series of stamps. Local news outlets report that the U.S. Postal Service is commemorating the National Park Service's 100th anniversary by featuring 16 natural or cultural treasures on the Centennial Forever Stamp Series.

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  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ASSATEAGUE NATIONAL SEASHORE , Md.- The National Park Service celebrated it's 100th anniversary with the issuing of its series of Forever Stamps. Assateague Island National Seashore was selected as one of the 16 National Park images portrayed in the Centennial Forever Stamp Series.

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  19. 16 national parks star in new stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | CNN

    ... rocks. Bands of wild horses are the main attraction at Maryland's and Virginia's Assateague Island National Seashore, a barrier island in the states of Maryland and Virginia. The Pueblo Revival-style visitor center at Frijoles Canyon, part of ...

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  20. Postmaster General Dedicates National Parks StampsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... live satellite broadcast of the simultaneous special dedication ceremony taking place at Assateague Island National Seashore's Barrier Island visitor's center in Berlin, MD, was viewed by the crowd of 500 witnessing the New York City event. "It's a ...

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