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Whooping Crane Chick L1-10
Whooping Crane Chick L1-10
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Title: Whooping Crane Chick L1-10

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This adolescent chick, hatched and raised at the USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, is one of ten whooping cranes being released in Louisiana in February 2011. It is a milestone for the state and for the birds, which have not lived in the state since the 1950s.

Location: Laurel, MD, USA

Date Taken: 2011

Photographer: USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center ,


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Type: JPEG image - 2.08 MB
Dimensions: 1606 x 1930
Resolution: 180 dpi

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Tags: Biology Cranes Ecosystems EndangeredBirds Louisiana NR2011_02_22 USGSPatuxentWildlifeResearchCenter WhoopingCranes

 

 

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