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Do not disturb: Oregon town cancels fireworks to spare sea birds
FOXNEWS ^ | 07/03/12 | FOXNEWS

Posted on 07/03/2012 10:55:56 AM PDT by Doogle

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An Oregon town has reportedly canceled its annual fireworks show out of concern the Fourth of July pyrotechnics will scare sea birds roosting nearby.

Town officials in Depoe Bay have announced the cancellation of the annual pre-Independence Day fireworks show on July 3 following pressure from federal wildlife managers who said the noise disrupts sea birds in the area, the Oregonian reports.


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...someone ask this nimrod why they keep coming back. She should concentrate on erecting signs warning the predator birds that their food is government protected...they don't have to be large signs, tiny little things all over the cove
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