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Outdoors blog archive for March 2017

FRIDAY, MARCH 31, 2017




A grizzly bear roams Yellowstone National Park shortly after emerging from its winter den in March 2013. (Yellowstone Tour Guides)

Be aware of bears emerging from dens

WILDLIFE WATCHING – Re-think your bird feeder placement and secure the garbage. Black bears and grizzly bears have started leaving their dens as spring weather has taken hold in the region. Residents in bear country should avoid attracting bears by eliminating outside food sources. Pet...

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MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017

Ranger, age 1, meets porcupine, for the second time. (Rich Landers)

Pup learns about porcupines the hard way 

HUNTING DOGS -- Ranger, my Brittany pup, appears to be one of those slow learners when it comes to porcupines. The photos show his first encounter two weeks ago and his second encounter on Saturday. The first amounted to one quill that I pulled out...

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Geologist and Eastern Washington University alumnus Bruce Bjornstad joined forces with one of his former professors, EWU Professor Emeritus of Geology Eugene Kiver, to write On the Trail of the Ice Age Floods: The Northern Reaches" (Keokee).  (Courtesy photo)

Free Washington geology program tonight

ENVIRONMENT – A free program, “Exploring Washington Geology,” will be presented by Gene Kiver, EWU geology professor, tonight, march 27, at 7 p.m., at The Lair Auditorium, Building 6, Spokane Community College, 1810 Greene St. in Spokane. Kiver's presentation is based on the 2016 published...

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SUNDAY, MARCH 26, 2017

FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories and columns for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including Outdoors feature sections on Sunday and Thursday.

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