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Puget Sound orcas again sighted in outer coast waters
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Puget Sound orcas again sighted in outer coast waters

LONG BEACH — Members of the L pod of Southern Resident Killer Whales were observed off the south Washington coast near Westport on Feb. 13, according to Greg Schorr, a research biologist with the nonprofit Marine Ecology and Telemetry...

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Charismatic pileated woodpecker hunts for bugs
Birdwatching: Charismatic pileated woodpecker hunts for bugs
By Madeline Kalbach
Latest stranded turtle dies
Latest stranded turtle dies
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Western meadowlark: A popular state bird
Birdwatching: Western meadowlark: A popular state bird

By Dr. Madeline A. Kalbach

For the Observer

The western meadowlark is an interesting bird that is rare on the Willapa National Wildlife Refuge and the Peninsula. This means that we see it, but only at intervals of every two to five...

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