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The vultures are back in Marion! - Kansas.com (blog)

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The vultures are back in Marion!
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The annual gathering of turkey vultures in Marion.
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Vultures under threat – Europe ignores Asian lessons - Wildlife News

Vultures under threat – Europe ignores Asian lessons - Wildlife News | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Vultures under threat – Europe ignores Asian lessons
Wildlife News
Europe has failed to take notice of the Asian experience with the cattle drug Diclofenac as it becomes more widely available on the continent.
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Crowd gathers to watch buzzards buzz by - Medina County Gazette

Crowd gathers to watch buzzards buzz by - Medina County Gazette | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
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Crowd gathers to watch buzzards buzz by
Medina County Gazette
Sharon Hosko, official buzzard spotter, demostrates the flying pattern of a buzzard at Buzzard's Roost in the Hinckley Metropark Saturday morning.
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Turkey vultures deserve love too - Thousand Oaks Acorn

Turkey vultures deserve love too - Thousand Oaks Acorn | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Turkey vultures deserve love too Thousand Oaks Acorn ON THE MEND—This turkey vulture arrived at the California Wildlife Center with a stomach ON THE MEND—This turkey vulture arrived at the California Wildlife Center with a stomach wound, skin...
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Leucistic Turkey Vulture » Powered by Birds

Leucistic Turkey Vulture » Powered by Birds | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Leucistic Turkey Vulture. Quite a few feathers look to have some brown on them, so this bird is not an albino. A Turkey Vulture with normal plumage would have a red head just like this bird does.
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Vulture killing drug now available on EU market | BirdLife

Vulture killing drug now available on EU market | BirdLife | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
@BirdLifeEurope wards of possible repeat in Europe of near extinction of Indian vultures from diclofenac vet drug http://t.co/gQzkKUXNwU
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What's All The Buzz? The Buzzards Return To Cleveland Metroparks Hinckley Reservation On March 15th

What's All The Buzz? The Buzzards Return To Cleveland Metroparks Hinckley Reservation On March 15th | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Witness the internationally known phenomenon of the buzzards' (also known as turkey vultures) return to Cleveland Metroparks Buzzard Roost in Hinckley Reservation on Saturday, March 15 starting at ...
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Why I love vultures

Why I love vultures | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
As natural garbage collectors, vultures are vital to our ecosystem -- so why all the bad press? Why are so many in danger of extinction?
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Seven surprising facts about vultures

Seven surprising facts about vultures | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
The birds are essential part of ecosystem (Inspired by our excellent cinereous vulture training session yesterday. 7 facts about vultures.
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Everything You Thought You Knew About Vultures Is …Pretty Much Correct

Everything You Thought You Knew About Vultures Is …Pretty Much Correct | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
The word vulture conjures up visions of boughs laden with crook-neck birds or silhouettes circling in the sky, patiently waiting for death to come to some poor creature.
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Alarm raised on vulture poisoning - News - nation.co.ke

Alarm raised on vulture poisoning - News - nation.co.ke | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Bird lovers have called on pastoralists in semi-arid and arid areas to stop putting pesticides on cattle carcasses to trap lions and leopards, saying this was killing vultures.
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Maine vulture misses Florida flight | Maine Morsels

Maine vulture misses Florida flight | Maine Morsels | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
I generally see these birds, Cathartes aura, commonly called turkey vultures, buzzards, or John crows, from March until October, flying in sloppy circles or drifting on thermals high in the air. I once had about four or five of them ...
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VULTURES | mexiconservacion

VULTURES | mexiconservacion | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
During a morning walk along roads that penetrate into the jungle in a grid that foretells of new housing to be built for a population that tripled in only 10 years according to the latest census, I spotted a flock of vultures posed on ...
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Wildlife group hopes that Leesburg will show some appreciation for vultures - Washington Post

Wildlife group hopes that Leesburg will show some appreciation for vultures - Washington Post | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Wildlife group hopes that Leesburg will show some appreciation for vultures
Washington Post
In Hinckley, Ohio, the annual event is called Buzzard Sunday, a beloved community celebration of turkey vultures that dates to 1957.
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Welcome Spring – Turkey Vultures Have Arrived | Friends of ...

Welcome Spring – Turkey Vultures Have Arrived | Friends of ... | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
It's official, the Turkey Vulture, or Buzzard has returned to Newbury as a sighting by one of our Friends members on March 7, 2014! Turkey Vultures (Cathartes aura septentrionalis) are large, migratory scavenging birds that ...
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Buzzards are returning to Boyce Thompson Arboretum - azcentral.com

Buzzards are returning to Boyce Thompson Arboretum - azcentral.com | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Buzzards are returning to Boyce Thompson Arboretum
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Arrive early if you want to see the vultures.
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Who knew? Vultures good for Arizona desert - KTAR.com

Who knew? Vultures good for Arizona desert - KTAR.com | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Who knew? Vultures good for Arizona desert
KTAR.com
Husselton added that turkey vultures get their name because the color of their head resemble that of a turkey. "Edwina is one of our ambassador animals," Husselton said.
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Stacey Cole's Nature Talks: Turkey vultures not commonly seen in NH until ... - The Union Leader

Stacey Cole's Nature Talks: Turkey vultures not commonly seen in NH until ... - The Union Leader | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
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Socialising with Egyptian vultures - Deccan Herald

Socialising with Egyptian vultures - Deccan Herald | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Socialising with Egyptian vultures
Deccan Herald
Look, that's a vulture, an Egyptian Vulture,” an excited voice of a fellow birder. When I turned around and saw, it was indeed one.
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Vultures: Nature’s rubbish collectors who never strike

Vultures: Nature’s rubbish collectors who never strike | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Vultures are often derided for being ugly and smelly – but these incredibly efficient scavengers help humanity by eating waste and preventing disease.
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Vultures: Beauty in the Beast – Natural World – TV review - The Guardian

Vultures: Beauty in the Beast – Natural World – TV review - The Guardian | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Vultures: Beauty in the Beast – Natural World – TV review The Guardian Last night, wildlife photographer Charlie Hamilton-James set himself the task in Vultures: Beauty in the Beast – Natural World (BBC2) of persuading us that these hunched,...
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Natural World: 2013-2014: Vultures: Beauty in the Beast

Natural World: 2013-2014: Vultures: Beauty in the Beast | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Charlie Hamilton James reveals a previously unseen intelligent, caring side to vultures.
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How Vultures Save People

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Many people only see turkey vultures as nasty pests; lowly, ugly scavengers undeserving of our respect. But these bald-headed badasses may have saved...
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Walls: Vultures have good qualities, too - Your Houston News

Walls: Vultures have good qualities, too
Your Houston News
Some people find them repulsive, but I tend to find beauty in things that many disparage. Buzzards — or vultures, to be more accurate — are really amazing birds.
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"I tend to find beauty in things that many disparage"   Me too.  And so do the kids in my Goodwill Vultures Club book series.  Check them out.  Great reads for when you are drying out and warming up after playing in the snow :)

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A bit of death in the morning makes for a good meal | Birding Without ...

A bit of death in the morning makes for a good meal | Birding Without ... | Vulture Love | Scoop.it
Over the holidays, I was visiting Virginia and while out running with my sister, came upon a lovely smell. Well, actually, before we smelled anything, we saw the vultures. Right on the side of the road was a group of them- 4 ...
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