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Obama Plan To Save NorCal Spotted Owl Calls For Shooting Rival Bird

To save the imperiled spotted owl, the Obama administration is moving forward with a controversial plan to shoot barred owls, a rival bird that has shoved its smaller cousin aside.

02/28/2012

A grove of redwood trees (CBS)

Feds Put Owls In The Crosshairs To Save Native NorCal Species

It’s an icon of the Northern California redwoods: the spotted owl. Commercial loggers used to be the threatened species’ biggest enemy. Now those same loggers are taking up arms to protect it from another threat.

02/17/2012

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