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An African black-headed oriole (Oriolus larvatus tibicen) collected at Chitengo Camp in Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique, Africa.

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A mountain wagtail, also known as a long-tailed wagtail (Motacilla clara) in Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique, Africa.

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A teenage girl holds up her tiny catch, Loma, Nebraska.

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Wild black-crowned night heron at the Audubon Zoo, New Orleans, Louisiana.

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A birdwing butterfly lands on a woman’s hand at the Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska.

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A young woman with blue-spotted charaxes butterfly (Charaxes cithaeron) in the butterfly garden at the Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha, Nebraska.

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A troop of mushrooms nestles on a farm near Walton, NE

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A Florida scrub lizard (Sceloporus woodi) from Cape Canaveral Florida.

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A brown rat (Rattus norvegicus) trapped by a research team studying rodents for a movement tracking study in Queensland, Australia.

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Virginia spiraea (Spiraea virginiana) a federally threatened plant species, at the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington, DC. On the flowers is a ladybug or ladybird beetle (Coccinellidae).

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Pelicans wait in the background for handouts at a fish market in Puerto Ayora in Galapagos, Ecuador.

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An American oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus palliatus) on Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos National Park.

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Naturalists for a day, dozens of children who live on Mount Gorongosa bring E. O. Wilson sandwich bags full of specimens to identify during the bioblitz. Mostly they find insects. Most of the big animals are gone from the mountain.

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Teams of miners with a government permit dig for gold. They’re about a mile outside Gorongosa Park- but within the watershed that sustains it. The future of the park depends on finding sustainable livelihoods for the people who live in the area.

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A black rat (Rattus rattus) captured during a tracking study near Petrie, Queensland.

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A mechanic stands inside an auto shop in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A mechanic stands inside an auto shop in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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An Espanola marine iguana, Amblyrhynchus cristatus venustissimus, in Galapagos National Park.

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A Galapagos dove, Zenaida galapagoensis galapagoensis, on Espanola Island in the Galapagos.

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An Espanola mockingbird, Mimus macdonaldi, a very rare bird species found only on Espanola Island in the Galapagos.

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An Espanola marine iguana, Amblyrhynchus cristatus venustissimus, in Galapagos National Park.

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Espanola marine iguanas, Amblyrhynchus cristatus venustissimus, in Galapagos National Park.

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Espanola marine iguanas, Amblyrhynchus cristatus venustissimus, in Galapagos National Park.

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A Galapagos quail on Espanola Island in the Galapagos.

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A Nazca booby, Sula granti, on Espanola Island in Galapagos National Park.

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Critically endangered waved albatross, Phoebastria irrorata, on Espanola Island in the Galapagos.

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An Espanola marine iguana, Amblyrhynchus cristatus venustissimus, in Galapagos National Park.

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An Espanola marine iguana, Amblyrhynchus cristatus venustissimus, in Galapagos National Park.

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