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Southern Indiana Man Finds Recently Confirmed Black Bear Standing in His Driveway [PHOTO]

A Corydon, Indiana man got an up close and personal look at the black bear the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) confirmed the existence of on Monday when it showed up in his driveway.

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Rare Black Bear Sighting in Southern Indiana Confirmed by DNR

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources confirmed a black bear sighting in Southern Indiana on Monday, the first sighting in the entire state in over a year.

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(Courtesy - Natural Resources CA via YouTube)
(Courtesy - Natural Resources CA via YouTube)
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Pain in the Ash – What is the Emerald Ash Borer and Why is It Bad?

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced on Wednesday evidence of Emerald Ash Borer activity had been found in ash trees along the Ohio River in Pigeon Township, west of Highway 41 in Evansville. To most people in the area this likely means very little. It's just another pesky flying bug, right? Nope. These little buggers can be quite the pain in the "ash", leaving a trail of dead foliage in their wake.

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Bird Nest with Cowbird Egg (Dave Westrich)
Bird Nest with Cowbird Egg (Dave Westrich)
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The Cowbird Invasion Has Begun in the Westrich Backyard

One of those "teaching moments" just occurred this past weekend.  While out playing basketball with my son and daughter, the ball happened to roll to a particular bush.  While retrieving the ball, I spied a bird's nest inside the bush.  After looking a little more closely, I realized that the eggs inside the nest were not the same.

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