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A western harris’ hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus superior) named Hudson at The Living Desert in Palm Desert, California. He was once a show bird in Florida before coming here.

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An elegant quail (Callipepla douglasii) at the Omaha Zoo.

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Raggiana Bird-of-paradise (Paradisaea raggiana) at the Cincinnati Zoo.

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A Malayan great argus (Argusianus argus argus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A grey crowned crane (Balearica regulorum) with a pair of West African black-crowned cranes (Balearica pavonina pavonina) at the Columbus Zoo, Columbus, Ohio.

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Madagascar ibis (Lophotibis cristata) at the Omaha Zoo.

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A federally threatened Northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) named Opal.

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A federally threatened Northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) named Opal.

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A federally threatened Northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) named Opal.

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A federally threatened Northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) named Opal.

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Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo (Lophochroa leadbeateri) also known as Leadbeater’s cockatoo or pink cockatoo, at Parrots in Paradise, a bird attraction in Glass House Mountains, Queensland.

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Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo (Lophochroa leadbeateri) also known as Leadbeater’s cockatoo or pink cockatoo, at Parrots in Paradise, a bird attraction in Glass House Mountains, Queensland.

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Great blue turaco (Corythaeola cristata) at the Houston Zoo.

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A northern red fan parrot (Deroptyus accipitrinus accipitrinus) at the Houston Zoo. This unusual Amazon basin parrot has a crown of brightly-colored head feathers it raises when it feels threatened or aggressive.

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A great blue turaco (Corythaeola cristata) at the Houston Zoo. In parts of the world, this species of bird is hunted for its meat and feathers.

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Red-fronted macaw (Ara rubrogenys) at the Miller Park Zoo. This species of macaw is highly endangered with an estimated 150 birds left in the wild.

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Major Mitchell’s Cockatoo (Lophochroa leadbeateri) also known as Leadbeater’s cockatoo or pink cockatoo, at Parrots in Paradise, a bird attraction in Glass House Mountains, Queensland.

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Close-up of the wing of a greater sage grouse near Craig, CO.

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Male greater sage grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) at a display ground near Craig, CO.

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A Fulniô man prepares for a ceremony at a private home in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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A collection of more than sixty specimens of critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered ivory billed woodpecker, Campephilus principalis, at Harvard University.

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A male specimen of a critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered ivory billed woodpecker, Campephilus principalis.

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A nesting dunlin (Calidris alpina) with an hours-old chick on the tundra near Barrow, Alaska.

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A nesting dunlin (Calidris alpina) with an hours-old chick on the tundra near Barrow, Alaska.

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Masked bobwhite quail (Colinus virginanus ridgwayi), a federally endangered species, at the Phoenix Zoo. (US: Endangered)

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An Attwater’s prairie-chicken shakes off the rain near Texs City, Texas.

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A male Attwater’s prairie chicken booming at The Nature Conservancy’s Texas City Prairie Preserve.

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A wild male Attwater’s prairie-chicken booming at The Nature Conservancy’s Texas City Prairie Preserve.

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An Attwater’s prairie-chicken shakes off the rain near Texs City, Texas.

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An Attwater’s prairie-chicken takes a break from booming to groom itself.

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An Attwater’s prairie-chicken takes a break from booming to groom itself.

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A wild male Attwater’s prairie-chicken booming at The Nature Conservancy’s Texas City Prairie Preserve.

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Close-up portraits of a male Attwater’s prairie-chicken (endangered).

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