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Dead, Poisoned Mice to Rain Down on Guam

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To try to manage the invasive Brown Tree Snake on Guam, which has forced many of Guam’s bird species to extinction and as a way to try to keep the snakes from Hawaii. This article is fascinating.

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National Wildlife Refuge Trivia:  What is PILT?  

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billion in PILT payments to 49 States (all but Rhode Island), the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Virgin Islands. Since these payments began in 1977, the Department has distributed nearly $10.8 The amounts and other details can be found here, but the payments are larger for western states (which have far more federal land).

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Study: Guam's endangered såli population growing [United States of America]

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Animal Legal Defense Fund Ranks States on Animal Protection

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And the worst: Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arkansas, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Mariana Islands, South Dakota, Wyoming You can check out the whole report on their web site. Among the best: California, Illinois, Maine, Michigan, Oregon.

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Filling the Gap Left By DeBooy’s Rail

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Guam Rail Gallirallus owstoni. Photo copyright The Smithsonian’s National Zoo, taken from the Guam Rail page. . The Guam Rail Gallirallus owstoni is, as most of you will know and the remainder will have guessed, native to Guam… in the South Pacific… a long, long way from Puerto Rico and the V.I.

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'It's irritating, frustrating': Mayors catch stray dogs, people release them from traps -- "Mayors have started catching stray dogs and cats one village at a time to help control a stray population of 25,000 to 60,000." [Guam, United States of America]

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Thank you to Agat officers who responded to call about a snake -- "Right before I reached for the light, I was quickly alarmed by a large 'garden hose' being pushed through the open kitchen window!" [Guam, United States of America]

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