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  • (Ohio)Vultures destroying livestock. Fed.: "Hands Off. Black vultures are protected"

    10/05/2003 12:59:27 PM PDT · by yankeedame · 17 replies · 632+ views
    The Cincinnati Enquirer ^ | Sunday, October 5, 2003 | John Seewer
    Sunday, October 5, 2003Vultures' onslaught terrorizes livestock -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Increase in flocks depletes Ohio farms By John Seewer The Associated Press Hear the black vulture's call AKA: Black buzzard, carrion crow; SIZE: 23 to 27 inches; WINGSPAN: 54 to 60 inches COSHOCTON, Ohio - Alan Brinker couldn't figure out why all of his newborn lambs were dying. "We'd have 10 new babies, and the next day I'd go out and we had 10 dead ones," the central Ohio farmer said. Suspecting that a flock of black vultures may be to blame, he drove out to a hillside where a lone ewe...