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  1. timeshadowed

    Help in converting 35mm slides to digital

    Hi I just recently bought a cheap digital camera (40 dollars USA) and want to convert my thousands of 35mm and 126 slides to digital cd's. What is the cheapest way to do this since I do not have a scanner and I am on a very tight budget. I live in the USA. Can I do this using the cheap digital...
  2. timeshadowed

    Rat Poison Found in Menu Foods Pet Products!

    Rat Poison Found in Menu Foods Pet Products! http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?p=842210#post842210 I started a thread in "Ruffled Feathers". Please reply there and not to this post. Thanks
  3. timeshadowed

    Places to View Bald Eagles along the Missouri River in Montana

    http://www.greatfallstribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20061208/NEWS01/612080317/1002 Bald eagles gather along the Missouri River By MICHAEL BABCOCK, Tribune Outdoor Editor "Observant motorists might see the big raptors perched in leafless trees along River Drive, flying along the river...
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    Any Colored Pencil Tips for Doing Feathers?

    Hi, I'm very much a beginner to drawing of any kind. I've tried to 'paint' birds in colored penci, but so far it is not going very well. They all look like a five yr old did them. Are there any drawing forums just for beginners, those who have reached adulthood without doing ANY drawing before...
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    Places to View Bald Eagles in MN, WI & IA

    nature: where to watch the eagles http://www.twincities.com/mld/twincities/sports/outdoors/16134633.htm Prairie du Sac WI Wabasha MN Red Wing MN Guttenberg IA "Winter is the best time to see eagles. . .For the best luck seeing eagles, go early in the day or late in the afternoon. . . Some...
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    MN Nest Could Swing Bald Eagles' Status

    Minnesota nest could swing bald eagles' status http://www.startribune.com/531/story/779817.html A landowner's suit is speeding the pace for taking them off the endangered species list. Tom Meersman, Star Tribune The lakeshore land in central Minnesota had been in Edmund Contoski's family since...
  7. timeshadowed

    Difficulties in Bird Photography

    I have enjoyed viewing all of the excellent photos of birds that are posted on BirdForum. But I'm curious about just how many times an effort to get that perfect photo has failed to happen despite having the opportunity to view the bird for an extended period of time. I would be interested in...
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    6.5 Earthquake hits Hawaii's Big Island

    6.6 Earthquake hits Hawaii's Big Island http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/15278030/ "The quake occurred at 7:07 a.m. local time, 10 miles north-northwest of Kailua Kona, a town on the west coast of the Big Island" Edited to add: I just heard that the quake had been up-graded to 6.6. And CNN...
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    Sespe Condor Sanctuary Threatened by Fire

    Most wildlife believed to have fled Day Fire Los Angeles Daily News, CA - Sep 23, 2006 http://www.dailynews.com/antelopevalley/ci_4381900 "In the case of a flightless condor chick living in a cliff-side cave in the Sespe Condor Sanctuary, biologists think the fire and smoke were too far away to...
  10. timeshadowed

    Judge orders bald eagle removed from endangered list

    http://www.twincities.com/mld/twincities/news/15246226.htm Associated Press "MINNEAPOLIS - A federal judge on Thursday ordered the Department of Interior to remove the bald eagle from the list of endangered species by Feb. 16 unless persuasive evidence is presented of the need for limited...
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    Nice write-up about George "Pete" Winter

    http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2005/12/10/HOG2JG4F1N1.DTL The article tells about how he began his birding career by: "Accompanying his four sons as they hiked about earning their Boy Scout bird-watching merit badges, Winter began hearing songs and seeing colors and forms that...
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    Threatened - The U.S. Endangered Species Act Itself!!

    http://www.projo.com/opinion/editorials/content/projo_20050704_edesa.1fe10cd.html Threatened-species threat 01:00 AM EDT on Monday, July 4, 2005 "Now new legislation -- the protective-sounding Threatened and Endangered Species Recovery Act, of 2005 -- would impose a bureaucratic overlay to...
  13. timeshadowed

    What is . . .

    a "twitcher" , "twiching" ?? Thanks, TimeShadowed
  14. timeshadowed

    Just found this forum

    Hello, I just found this forum about 2 days ago. My main bird interests are the American Bald Eagle and the Newly found Ivory Billed Woodpecker. TimeShadowed My Home Page is: http://www.geocities.com/timeshadowed/