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Birdwatching: Black-bellied plovers are sentinels of the beach
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Birdwatching: Black-bellied plovers are sentinels of the beach
Kalbach - Plover 5/17

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Rejoice in the return of purple martins
Birdwatching: Rejoice in the return of purple martins
Purple Martin - By Madeline Kalbach
Surfside tourney raises $3,373 for scholarships
Surfside tourney raises $3,373 for scholarships
Surfside Scholarship Golf
Engagement with natural environment a significant contributor to life satisfaction
Engagement with natural environment a significant contributor to life satisfaction

CORVALLIS — Looking to improve your overall life satisfaction? Try regularly hiking in a forest or otherwise engaging with the natural environment.

And then, for good measure, look for ways to build your trust in the scientists and...

Peninsula Postcards: Marking winter’s leisurely departure
Peninsula Postcards: Marking winter’s leisurely departure

LONG BEACH — They say it’s springtime, but my soaked exercise clothes and dog beg to differ.

As the seasons ever-so-slowly have changed from winter to spring here on the Peninsula, I’ve found that my daily walks with the dog...

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