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Ohio airport tests new way to avoid deadly bird strikes

...The tactic could backfire: in the past, the FAA notes, such grasses have led to increased rodent populations, a food source for raptors. Dayton's initial test will run for three years.Preventing bird strikes often requires multiple approaches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-12/ohio-airport-tests-new-way
Life cycle of fleas makes them difficult to control indoors, outdoors

...kill with insecticides.Under favorable conditions, adult fleas emerge in a week or two, but in the absence of a food source, they could remain in the cocoon for as long as six weeks. The fact that adult fleas can live without food for remarkably...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-07-17/follow-these-tips-co
Bee-friendly gardens can help save the species

...are blooming. Apply them at night when bees are less active. Rethink the use of herbicides, which reduce pollinator food sources by removing flowers from the landscape.? Add signage to advertise the presence of pollinators. Bees often range several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-04-24/bee-friendly-gardens
Prepare gardens to enjoy beauty of hummingbirds

...near a patio or out a window you look out often. That's the object of the feeder. All wild birds can find their own food sources, but we want the feeder close to us so we can enjoy it.The reason behind this feeder placement is simple. Males...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-04-09/prepare-gardens-enjo
Beware of stinging caterpillars

...More people come in contact with this one because the caterpillars feed on numerous trees, shrubs and flowers. Their food sources are plants that we come in contact with every day such as canna lilies, azaleas and fruit trees. Fortunately for us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2013-10-10/beware-stinging-cate
Overtime

...ingested the substance knowingly nor deliberately and fears that the adverse analytical finding origins from a contaminated food source," the team said in a statement. Off-road RacingVictims' families get settlementIn Santa Ana, Calif., an agreement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-18/overtime
SRS nuclear growth "biological," but what does it eat?

...deionized to prevent anything that might contribute to corrosion ? a perennial concern in nuclear waste storage.If its food source can be identified and eliminated, the bacteria ? and the cobwebs ? might be more easily controlled, Berry said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-06/srs-nuclear-growth-biological
Local chefs making more food from scratch

...convention center and the on-site Italian restaurant Augustino's, said that by preparing his own ingredients he can keep food sources local. He's keeping up with current food trends but also keeping his job fresh and fun."Every once in a while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-05-25/local-chefs-making-more-food-scratc
Feeders, plants attract hummingbirds to yard

...under the eaves of the house, near a patio or outside a window we look out often. All wild birds can find their own food sources, but we want the feeder close to us so we can enjoy it.The reason behind this feeder placement is simple. Males...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2011-04-07/feeders-plants-attra
Gardening | Life
Coyote growth hindering whitetail deer population

...opportunistic and can eat any number of things, like fruits and small mammals," he said. "Deer are really only a food source for one short period, which is fawning season."Studies in several Southeastern states show coyote-fawn predation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-04-08/coyote-growth-hindering-white
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