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Type: Newspaper Article

Title: BC Hydro to bury line to spare eagles

Date: March 29 2006

Author(s): Jennifer Dart , The Westerly News

Newspaper Name: The Westerly News

Description: BC Hydro has started work to bury a section of power line that is responsible for many eagle fatalities. Residents of Port Albion and Ittatsoo will see fewer power outages, and eagles will encounter fewer obstacles while mating once the crown corporation buries a kilometre of hydro line on Port Albion Rd. The work, which started March 25 and will continue over a two-month period, will decrease the number of yearly outages by five to ten to the 300 customers in the area, estimates a Hydro spokesperson....

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Geographic-general: Vancouver Island

Format: Digital

Language: English