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  Spring (season) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Spring is one of the four seasons of temperate zones.
Astronomically, it begins with the spring equinox (around March 20 in the Northern Hemisphere, and September 23 in the Southern Hemisphere), and ends with the summer solstice (around June 21 in the Northern Hemisphere and December 21 in the Southern Hemisphere).
Hurricane season also begins in late spring, on May 15 in the northeastern Pacific and June 1 in the northern Atlantic.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Spring_(season)   (717 words)

  
 Spring (season) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Astronomically, it begins with the spring equinox (around March 21 in the Northern Hemisphere, and September 23 in the Southern Hemisphere), and ends with the summer solstice (around June 21 in the Northern Hemisphere and December 21 in the Southern Hemisphere).
As in summer, the axial tilt of the Earth is toward the Sun, and daylight hours are greater than or equal to 12 hours.
The hemisphere begins to warm significantly, causing new plant growth to spring forth, giving the season its name.
www.palmdale.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Spring_(season)   (597 words)

  
 Spring - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Springs, New York, a historically famous part of East Hampton, New York.
Spring, Texas, a town in the United States.
Spring (concerto) is a violin concerto in The Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Spring   (157 words)

  
 West Virginia DNR - Setting of Spring Gobbler Season   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Data on hen survival collected during the nesting season from West Virginia’s population dynamics study showed that the average survival of nesting hens was higher all 5 years of the study (Table 1).
The fact of the matter is that the present spring gobbler season does correspond with the peak in gobbling.
West Virginia’s present season already is a compromise with an opening about as early as one could have a season and maintain quality hunting, protect the hen resource, assure high gobbling rates, and provide good hunting success.
www.wvdnr.gov /Hunting/SpringTurkReg.shtm   (2824 words)

  
 Missouri Spring Turkey Season Hunts
Missouri spring turkey season is as good as it is due to the large concentration of wild birds throughout the state.
This effect is often expressed by our non-resident do it yourself hunters that the birds they harvest during the Missouri spring turkey season being of heavier body weight, typically between 22 and 27 pounds, than any tom they have earlier harvested in their home state.
This is the result of the two facets of high egg hatch rates and strong birds makes Missouri spring turkey season as good as it is in terms of sheer bird numbers and good scoring toms by weight, beard and spur.
www.mahaturkey.com /missouri_spring_turkey.htm   (683 words)

  
 PA Game Commission: Hunters Await Start of Spring Gobbler Season; Turkey Hunting Safety Tips; Wild Turkey Field Report
The season is considered one of the most challenging because it requires a hunter to place himself or herself in a position within calling distance of a gobbler - preferably still roosting - and to call the bird within shooting range using a mouth, box or slate call.
The 2004 spring harvest in WMU 2E was 971; and in WMU 2F, 1,935.
The 2004 spring harvest in WMU 4A was 1,018 and in WMU 4B, 1,240.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/04-08-2005/0003343036&EDATE=   (3388 words)

  
 VDGIF > Hunting > Spring Gobbler Season 2005
The regular spring gobbler season begins on April 9, 2005 and ends on May 14,2005.
Little change is expected in the 2005 spring harvest given the poor recruitment seen in 2001-03.
Weather can also impact the spring harvest as most of the harvest comes early in the season and on weekends.
www.dgif.state.va.us /hunting/spring_gobbler_season.html   (461 words)

  
 NJDEP Division of Fish & Wildlife - 2005 Spring Turkey Season Prospects
Spring gobbler hunting in New Jersey was initiated in 1981.
During the spring breeding season, toms or gobblers are not difficult to distinguish from hens.
New Jersey spring gobbler hunters are limited to the use of shotguns or bows and arrows.
www.state.nj.us /dep/fgw/news/2005/trkoutlook05.htm   (1671 words)

  
 ESPN.com: MLB - Does anything in spring translate to regular season?
So a team's record in the spring means next-to-nothing about their record in the regular season, but maybe that's just because they play so few games in the spring -- not enough for teams' true abilities to emerge.
Three of the top five spring performers of recent years are sub-.500 teams in the regular season, even when you look at seven years' worth of games.
The correlation between spring records and regular season records over the seven years is 0.28 -- better than we saw in single seasons, but still not very strong.
espn.go.com /mlb/columns/bp/1518849.html   (1134 words)

  
 Turkey Season Results: Spring 2003
The 2004 season was the 39th since modern spring turkey hunting was initiated in 1966 (Table 2).
Compared to the 2003 spring turkey season, the harvest increased in 29 counties, decreased in 57, and stayed the same in 2 (Table 1).
Spring turkey hunting permits increased from $20.00 to $24.00.For the 2004 season, 56,176 individuals purchased a spring turkey hunting permit and 17,943 were issued a free permit.
www.dnr.state.oh.us /wildlife/Hunting/turkey/pub05_2004.htm   (426 words)

  
 Reveling in spring fling Highlights of stellar high school season - The Boston Globe - Boston.com - High school - Sports
Like the season itself, the spring high school sports season is fleeting, seemingly ending right after it begins, so let's stop and smell the proverbial roses by looking back at the players and teams, the moments and memories that made this spring season short but sweet for local sports fans.
In the pitching circle and at the plate, Waters was nothing short of sublime this season, leading the Indians to a 25-1 record.
But the highlight of the season was a 64-63 win over perennial power Gloucester, which paved the way for the NEC title.
www.boston.com /sports/schools/articles/2005/06/23/reveling_in_spring_fling_highlights_of_stellar_high_school_season   (1081 words)

  
 2004 Spring Turkey Season Prospects
The outlook for the season is fair; however, biologists do not predict a record harvest this year due to poor reproduction in both 2002 and 2003.
In fact, reproduction during 2003 was the poorest on record due to the wettest spring and summer weather encountered since the species was reintroduced in 1977.
In the spring of 2003, 36-percent of the birds were taken by hunters.
www.state.nj.us /dep/fgw/news/2004/trkout04.htm   (1492 words)

  
 Spring Equinox | Holiday | Easter | Flowers | History | Pagan | Season | March 20, 2006 | Date   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Eostre is the Pagan holiday that celebrates the return of spring and the balance between light and dark on, or around, the Spring Equinox.
In modern Russia, eggs are still given as presents on the graves of ancestors in spring at the start of farming season.
It has been said that on the exact hour that winter turns to spring (around noon on the Spring Equinox), you are able to stand on an egg that is end-on-end without breaking it.
www.kidzworld.com /site/p1921.htm   (271 words)

  
 RECORD HARVEST FOR 2004 ILLINOIS SPRING TURKEY SEASON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hunters in north zone counties and special hunt areas harvested a preliminary total of 9,278 wild turkeys, compared with the 2003 north zone harvest of 8,979, while the preliminary harvest total in the south zone was 5,788 turkeys, compared with the 2003 south zone harvest of 5,648.
The top five counties for spring turkey harvest for 2004 were all in the north zone: JoDaviess (696), Pike (620), Adams (502), Fulton (437), and Macoupin (401).
The top five counties in the south zone for the 2004 spring season were Pope (352), Jefferson (339), Marion (312), Randolph (304), and Union (290).
dnr.state.il.us /pubaffairs/2004/May/springturkey.htm   (203 words)

  
 MAHA Kansas spring season turkey hunting
The idea was how to prepare our growing numbers of non-resident members for their first spring season hunt.
The response was a whole lot less about Kansas spring turkey season hunting techniques and more about how to put the mechanics of the hunt together.
What we found out was that talking to our experienced hunters was that tagging a tom was taken for granted and of less concern than which motel has the cleanest rooms or which county has the largest flocks.
www.mahaturkey.com /kansas_spring_turkey.htm   (607 words)

  
 ESPNOutdoors - MONTANA (April 2005): Early spring jump-starts western Montana bear season   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Montana's bear season opened April 15 and extends through May 15 in most of the state, and through May 31 in a number of western Montana hunting units.
In a normal spring season, a valid opening-week strategy would be to hike closed mid-elevation logging roads and ambush bears gorging themselves on greening grass and clover.
Griz are known to make a beeline for deer and elk wintering areas in the early spring, to feed on winterkilled carcasses, but they often stick around these areas for later action on fawn and calves.
sports.espn.go.com /outdoors/hunting/news/story?page=h_map_05_MT_Region2_bear   (1110 words)

  
 Creative Minds Unlimited: Herbal Lore: Myths and Ceremonies
In terms of human life, Spring is the season of birth.
It is the season when life and inspiration arise once again from the darkness of hibernation into the light of the sun and earth-reality.
Spring requires that we replace complaints with affirmations, dispair with hope, stagnancy with movement, death with re-birth.
www.create.org /elchai/herbcer3.htm   (2164 words)

  
 Spring Soccer Season Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Spring Season is a good time to just have fun playing the game and keeping fresh.
This is because conflicts with other sports during the spring result in it being tough to get a full compliment on the field for games.
If your team is not playing this Spring then it is the coaches and parents responsibility to give the player their pass.
www.montclairsoccer.org /Announcements/20040127Spring.html   (495 words)

  
 Tennessee Turkey Season for Spring 2002
At its meeting in Nashville, on Dec. 7, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Commission set the wild turkey hunting season for the spring of 2002, according to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA).
To maintain the same length season each year, the season has been established to begin on the Saturday nearest April 1 and continue for 39 days.
During the 2001 spring season, there were over 29,000 gobblers harvested across the state.
www.reelfoot.com /turkey_season_2002.htm   (272 words)

  
 New Science: The First Day of Spring (03/20/00)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
It is the first day of spring north of the equator, and the first day of autumn in the southern half of the world.
Spring equinox: the beginning of spring, often called the vernal equinox.
Each season -- spring, summer, autumn and winter -- lasts about three months and brings changes in temperature, weather and the length of daylight.
kids.msfc.nasa.gov /News/2000/News-VernalEquinox.asp   (612 words)

  
 Flowerbud.comĀ® | Spring Season (inactive) - Spring Season
Early spring flowers are beginning to peak in the fields and greenhouses of the Flowerbud growers.
Winter is nearly a memory for the season's new stems, so Mark has asked the growers to put together some of spring's finest exclusively for this Spring Season Package--flowers that prefer the still short days and gentle warmth of the sun.
The Spring Season Package includes three consecutive months of flowers, cut and shipped on the same day.
www.flowerbud.com /products.asp?catid=1&prodid=96   (83 words)

  
 Goodbye flu season, hello spring fever - News
Senior Celia Landgren is also going to Breezes for spring break, and said that she looks forward to spending time with "about 150 of my closest friends." "We're at the point in our senior year when it's not about sororities or fraternities anymore, but it's about our friends," Landgren said.
Senior Mary Jacob Rankin said that she is spending spring break in Cabo with a group of about 12 or 13 of her friends.
Whatever students have planned, spring break is in the minds of many W&L students, and acts as a motivator to pull them through winter term.
www.thetrident.org /news/2005/02/09/News/Goodbye.Flu.Season.Hello.Spring.Fever-859938.shtml   (1072 words)

  
 Athlete's diary: Hudson: Spring is the most anticipated season for track   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
What also makes the spring season a lot of fun is that we have dual meets that we don't have during winter track.
What is also exciting about spring season is that your times get faster naturally, not only because you have been training for a longer time but because there aren't as many turns as on the indoor track.
One of the main focuses during the indoor and outdoor season is the relays.
www.thejournalnews.com /newsroom/033105/a21rp0331spdiary.html   (504 words)

  
 PENNSYLVANIA SPRING GOBBLER SEASON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Spring weather and the calendar have many turkey hunters thinking of the
Comply with all state hunting laws and regulations; read the summary of hunting regulations that is provided to you when purchasing your hunting license.
Harvesting a turkey is a bonus to all the rewards of enjoying nature in the spring.
www.panwtf.com /PASpringGobblerSeason.html   (662 words)

  
 Java(TM) Boutique - The Spring Framework
Officially the spring season might be over but spring still seems to be lingering around.
Spring proposes a new paradigm, a pluggable, non- intrusive and robust framework.
Spring is based on the Inversion of Control/Dependency Injection pattern that has been making rounds in message boards all over the Internet.
javaboutique.internet.com /tutorials/spring_frame   (1026 words)

  
 Spring Season Travel in Munising and Alger County, Michigan USA
May 15th officially kicks of the camping season, as campgrounds reopen.
It also is the start of the 2005 fishing season for walleye and northern pike fishing.
The trout fishing season is all ready in progress and the weather couldn't have made it a better opener this year.
www.munising.com /spring_season.html   (250 words)

  
 Detroit Tigers : Ballpark : Joker Marchant Stadium - Tigers Spring Training Information
Next spring will mark the Tigers 70th season at "Tiger Town" in Lakeland, extending the longest-lasting relationship between a major league baseball team and a current Spring Training host city.
The 2006 spring season also marks the club's 40th consecutive season of exhibition play at Joker Marchant Stadium.
Tiger Town is the Spring Training headquarters for the Detroit Tigers and the regular season home of its minor league farm team in the Class A Florida State League, The Lakeland Tigers.
detroit.tigers.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/det/ballpark/springtraining.jsp   (260 words)

  
 DEC Encourages Hunters to Enjoy the Spring Turkey Season   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Spring turkey hunting has become a popular outdoor activity for nearly 100,000 New Yorkers, including several thousand junior hunters who participated in the second annual youth turkey hunting weekend, April 23-24, 2005.
Hunting safety should be a primary emphasis throughout the spring turkey season, as it should be during any hunting season.
How successful hunters will be this spring is difficult to predict, but DEC biologists expect a higher harvest than in spring 2004, when the total take of birds (26,300) was the lowest since 1994.
www.dec.state.ny.us /website/press/pressrel/2005/200543.html   (654 words)

  
 2006 Spring Season   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Spring league is our co-ed season designed for player’s age 13-18 (as of July 31, 2005).
Spring Co-ed League games are played on Sundays against other PHMSA teams, as well as other teams in our Area.
The 2006 season is scheduled to run starting March 5 through May 13 except Easter (weekend).
www.phmsa.org /2005/spring.htm   (147 words)

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