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A Voice of Nature

By Fred Vigeant

Former prison and church worth saving, Pittsburgh preservation group says

State Correctional Institute Pittsburgh and Saints Peter and Paul Church are among the Pittsburgh area’s historic sites to preserve, according to a new top 10 list by the Young Preservationists Association of Pittsburgh.

By Sean Spencer/WESA

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What can be saved? Sanctuaries safeguard the seas

Scientists say protecting broad swaths of the ocean might not be enough to preserve marine ecosystems in the era of climate change and warming waters.

By The Associated Press


First ‘mentored deer hunt’ at Philly’s Heinz Refuge draws 30 newbies to the woods

For more than a decade, the number of people buying hunting licenses in Pennsylvania has been on the decline. This week, a dozen seasoned hunters are trying to buck the trend in what may seem like an unusual recruitment area.

By Ximena Conde/WHYY
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