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New Target in Terror War

They’re always careful to blend into their surroundings. They use high powered binoculars, telescopes, and other surveillance equipment to scope out areas. They’re sometimes found snooping near dams or military bases. No wonder the U.S. government is targeting birdwatchers:

Birdwatchers in certain areas are being forced to provide photographic identification, submit themselves to background checks, and even pay for a police escort.

Via Sploid.

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.