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    Life is short, so live it before it 's too late. Even though this saying is cliche to an extent it is the truth. I support this statement one-hundred percent. Personally, I have seen individuals live timid and unhappy. I could never understand the reason for this. Recently there was a poem I read that showed me that life is more than the obvious. The small things that are intangible are more important than the things that show. “The Sandhill Cranes Of Nebraska”. Gave me insight to someone 's perspective of their life. While giving me a direct correlation to what the character experienced. Billy Collins is an American phenomenon. Collins combined high critical acclaim with such broad mass appeal. His work has been published and noticed all over the nation. He is the Mastermind behind “The Sandhill Cranes Of Nebraska”. In the text, Collins talks about an individual that works hard and seems to enjoy their job. It actually seems work might be the only aspect of their life. The character is just living to work and, not living to live their actual life. The main character is constantly moving from state to state because the job requires them to. Every so often the…

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    A big question that hit the media in 2013, is should Sandhill cranes be hunted? In 2014 Tennessee approved the law due to the fact, the population of these specific birds was over 600,000. Along with the high numbers, there population continuously increases. Although the species is not endangered, geologic experts don’t want to have these birds hunted because, Sandhill cranes are one of the oldest birds. In addition Geologic experts have fossils of the birds that are 9 million years old. People…

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    Whooping Cranes

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    I can reach my potential and continue to have a larger role in the conservation of at risk species. Conducting research focused on whooping cranes has allowed me to realize how much effort has gone into their recovery and the recovery of many species in peril. There have been numerous biologists in the last seven decades that have helped to bring back the whooping crane from the brink of extinction. These professionals, through their stories and research, have inspired me to continue the…

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    Necedah Nwr Case Study

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    OBJECTIVES We aim to determine if draw down of an impoundment at Necedah NWR creates habitat that is more desirable to whooping cranes after hatching colts and if said habitat can also provide better shelter for young colts leading to higher probability of fledging. We will also determine what impacts, if any, this drawdown will have on other avian species such as sandhill cranes and secretive marsh birds which may act as an indicator species in relation to wetland ecosystem quality (Conway…

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    A crane has collapsed, with only minor injuries to workers that could be treated at the company’s nurse’s office. Depending on the level of care, the injuries may make the mishap reportable in that sense, but regardless it should be investigated as a near-miss mishap since employees could have been severely injured or killed. Additionally, there is word that OSHA has been called by an employee complaining that this is an imminent danger situation. Although supervisors, engineers, and I as the…

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    Maruyama Cranes Analysis

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    The piece I examined, titled Cranes, was created by the artist Maruyama Ōkyo in Japan, 1772. This piece is displayed in the LACMA Museum. Cranes consists of thin wood panel screens wrapped in gold leaf paper. Painted atop the gold leaf paper are twelve red-crowned cranes and five white-naped cranes with an acrylic type of paint. This piece stands on a cut portion of the wall, giving it the large scale of 6’0” tall by 24’0” wide estimated. The whole piece is made of twelve tall rectangular…

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    camp is sold to become private cottages. Ken and Mabel Vankoughnett sell Crane Lake House in May to the Crane Lake Group Inc. (Robert Canning, Christopher Holmes and Garnett Graham). They attempt to improve the parking lot but a big rock thwarts the plan. In the end they loose $20 thousand in the first year of operation. 1977 Crane Lake House is sold again, this time to Anthony Nicotenteo. 1986 Crane Lake House is bought by Norman and Marlynn Payne. Closing of Crane Lake Resort. The Resort or…

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    Characteristics Of A Crane

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    1 – What Is a Crane? The Oxford Dictionary defines a crane as “A large, tall machine used for moving heavy objects by suspending them from a projecting arm or beam” (Oxford Dictionaries, n.d.). Today they are a common sight on building sites around New Zealand. They come in many different forms that have been adapted to suit different applications. 1.2 – What are the main (common) parts of a crane? Cranes vary in size, shape & specialty but they are all based on the same principal. As such,…

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    Trench Box Case Study

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    About Us We are a leading, family owned trench box and overhead crane manufacturing company with an international outlook. Aside the company’s strong ties to innovations background, we are also committed to ensure the welfare and needs of its employees and customers are met. Over the years we have managed to build versatile trench box systems featuring sturdy rails and longer panels capable of performing high clearance. Our wide trench boxes are well-designed to withstand the forces and elements…

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    Crayon and published a collection of 34 pieces of writing titled The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon. One of the most popular short stories amongst this collection, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, is noted for its action, adventure, romance, horror, and even comedy. Ichabod Crane, the protagonist of the story, is an awkward schoolteacher living in the eerie town of Sleepy Hollow, which is known for its daunting atmosphere that spooks its inhabitants and visitors. Towards the end…

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