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Rachel Carson

October 4, 2007 No Comments

Rachel Carson Have you ever heard of Rachel Carson? The name just might ring a bell. She was a very famous lady in her time. You non-Alaskans, have you ever seen a bald eagle, golden eagle, or peregrine falcon in the wild? If so, you can thank the spunky Ms. Carson. Rachel Carson was born in 1907, and grew up... continue reading...

BaldEagleInfo.com

June 29, 2007 No Comments

BaldEagleInfo.com June 28, 2007 marked a historic day for the national symbol. On that day, the bald eagle was removed from the threatened list for the lower 48 states! In 1967, due mainly to DDT poisoning, the bald eagle was declared endangered. DDT caused the birds eggs to be produced with a very thin shell... continue reading...