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Kauai seabird-season deal lets some night football games return

  • ASSOCIATED PRESS / 2010

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has signed an agreement with Kauai County to allow a few high school football games to be played at night during the season when endangered Newell’s shearwaters make their way to the sea. Stadium lights pose a disorientation hazard to the fledgling seabirds. One is seen here held by a Kauai Humane Society technician.

An agreement signed Friday cleared the way for the first nighttime football game during the fledgling seabird season on Kauai in seven years. Read more

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