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Predation is by humans who kill the best of the species unlike wolves which kill the sick, weak animals. We are in a mass extinction from climate change.

If you want to eat flesh go to the grocery store.


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We need news media to disclose the accumulating information about the "carriers" of nicotine and perhaps also THC-lipid(fat) molecules which are toxic to the lungs. Amazing that our FDA would allow such products on the market...oh yeah, the MARKET. Profits outweigh health concerns in that…

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Short term rentals ruin residential areas. Bend had to issue restrictions because the short-term rentals, glorified hotels, not only brought transient uncaring vacationers into residential areas, they drove up housing prices. That meant longterm residents got increased property tax bills …

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Martygirl commented on More unhealthy algae discovered

No wonder the water is contaminated! Agricultural chemicals and cattle waste is polluting most of our upstream water which goes into these reservoirs. And to make matters worse agricultural corporations are no longer required to report to the dying EPA, the agency that protects our air, w…

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No city has ever regretted having park space. Why would we allow developers to change our city code to benefit their profit margin?


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Surely public access to public lands is a politically neutral position. Sadly private property owners fail to grasp that we are only stewards of the land and that the land will pass onto future generations. So we need to protect that legacy from those who think that theirs is the ultimate…

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Martygirl commented on County: Bury the transmission line

Burying the line seems the only solution. The depicted power pole are really hideous!

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I sure hope the new board will stop importing pitfall breeds that unknowing home owners won't be able to take to RV resorts, ABB , hotels etc. However 'sweet' rescue folks claim they are adopters don't know the implications of adopting them.

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So somehow building in avalanche zones is OK? Just get a code variance? And 100 years of 'records' tells a geologic time event? And global climate change isn't real? Will this be one of the many areas where humans will need to relocate their structures, just like Alaskan natives, island peop…

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Totally outrageous to shoot an elk that is frightened and away from its herd. Traffic can wait. Put your guns away and use your head.
Most people want to protect our wildlife, not kill it. Who authorized this? And why not scare it out of the snowbound which is very difficult for the ani…