White Stork in New York

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Fortunately, she had the presence of mind to get a picture (not the one at the top of this post, which was taken in Hungary). Imagine the long, lonely flight of a White Stork over the entirety of the Atlantic Ocean, blown off course as it tried to find its way back to its breeding grounds.

The Fourth Record

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The Great Black-backed Gull is predominantly a sea gull, found in the ocean even 150 kilometers from coasts, and only rarely deeper inland in the continent. Still, in recent decades, the Great Black-backed Gull has become a regular migratory and wintering wanderer of neighbouring Hungary and Croatia.

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Twitching Northern Lapwings in Montauk

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Places like Nantucket, Newfoundland, and, yes, the eastern end of Long Island are all likely places for lapwings to set down after their unintentional flight across the Atlantic Ocean but despite the likely geography of Long Island lapwings are still exceedingly rare.

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CBS News’ Emmy Award-Winning Journalist Anthony Mason to Interview Serial Social Entrepreneur Paul Polizzotto: Join Them on 12/5 at NYU

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In 1989, Mason was the first journalist to report on the exodus of East German refugees through Hungary as the Iron Curtain began to crack. Available tomorrow evening, December 5, and in NYC?

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Island Nations can fight Climate Genocide with Carbon Debt & Carbon Credit Analysis

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ppm per year (see “ Recent Mauna Loa CO2 ”, US Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). At the 2011 Durban Climate Conference the US, with the help of its climate criminal lackeys Australia and Canada, again succeeded in preventing requisite international climate change action.