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If anyone in the Chapel Hill, NC area wants a kitten, these five still need homes. We have a couple people interested in the calico runt, but the others (especially the black kitten, who is the sweetest  and cuddliest of them all) still need placement! If you aren’t right in Chapel Hill, we can drive out to meet you.

The kittens get along with other cats and dogs, provided that the dog/cat isn’t aggressive to them. Please send me or Ash a message if you’re interested.

(via darkwizardjamesmason)

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First Endangered Whooping Crane Nest in Louisiana in 75 Years!

Two eggs sitting on a nest of marsh grass and sticks in a crawfish pond offer a hope in a project to bring back the endangered whooping crane to south Louisiana.

“Our fingers are crossed that next week we might have chicks hatching there,” said Sara Zimorski, a biologist with the state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

It’s been 75 years since a whooping crane egg was documented in the state, and the birds had disappeared from the Louisiana landscape by 1950, the victim of habitat loss and hunting…

(read more: Clarion-Ledger)

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