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Deep River and the African Elephant

One Connecticut community is honoring the 100,000 elephants that died for the town’s thriving ivory trade in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Dreams of the World: A boy inspired by A.J. Green from the Cincinnati Bengals

Dreams of the World: One Dream a Time. This post is the latest in the series Dreams of the World, which profiles interesting people Kike meets during his travels.   ¨My dream is to be like American football wide receiver A.J. Green for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League (NFL),¨ explains Mykal Porter, a 11-years old student at…

Horseshoe Crab #2859

Today, during an early morning walk along Morse Beach, near Sandy Point Bird Sanctuary in West Haven, I noticed many dead horseshoe crab on the sand. One of them had a tag, referring to #2859 and a phone number to report the find.   Back to the office, I learnt that the Maryland Fishery Resources Office has…