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Environmentalists are set to turn the Orange County oil field into a nature preserve

Environmentalists are set to turn the Orange County oil field into a nature preserve

On Friday, the non-profit Trust for Public Land completed the purchase of an oil field atop the coastal cliffs of Newport Beach, ensuring the property will be cleaned up and preserved as open space. The 384-acre Banning Ranch property, whose future was at the center of an intense decades-long struggle in Orange County, is believed …

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A Coordinated Animal Poaching Squad in Ventura County Has Been Dismantled by Fish and Wildlife

A Coordinated Animal Poaching Squad in Ventura County Has Been Dismantled by Fish and Wildlife

Six people are in custody and a seventh is wanted by authorities after California Fish and Wildlife game wardens busted a suspected poaching ring that spanned several years and involved the cooperation of a local food market . They call themselves the E-Bike Crew, a group of six men believed to be responsible for dozens …

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'Left to waste': Wildlife officers investigate 8 deer and elk kills in San Miguel County

‘Left to waste’: Wildlife officers investigate 8 deer and elk kills in San Miguel County

Colorado Parks and Wildlife investigators are asking for the public’s help in locating those responsible for a spate of suspected poaching incidents earlier this month. Eight deer and elk were killed in two and a half weeks and the carcasses left behind. Five of the animals were killed within walking distance of roads, according to …

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