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An endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Kagu (Rhynochetos jubatus) at the Houston Zoo.

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An Australasian swamphen or pukeko (Porphyrio melanotus) in a shooting tent at the Kiwi Birdlife Park in Queenstown, New Zealand.

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An endangered Galapagos sea lion, Zalophus wollebaeki, waits for a handout at a fish market in Puerto Ayora in Galapagos, Ecuador.

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An endangered Galapagos sea lion, Zalophus wollebaeki, waits for a handout at a fish market in Puerto Ayora in Galapagos, Ecuador.

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The owner of the Australian Bat Clinic, with flying foxes that she is helping to rehabilitate. Bats act as pollinators and seed dispensers, however bats are in serious decline around Australia largely due to entanglement in fruit tree netting.

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The owner of the Australian Bat Clinic, with flying foxes that she is helping to rehabilitate. Bats act as pollinators and seed dispensers, however bats are in serious decline around Australia largely due to entanglement in fruit tree netting.

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The owner of the Australian Bat Clinic, with flying foxes that she is helping to rehabilitate. Bats act as pollinators and seed dispensers, however bats are in serious decline around Australia largely due to entanglement in fruit tree netting.

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The owner of the Australian Bat Clinic, with flying foxes that she is helping to rehabilitate. Bats act as pollinators and seed dispensers, however bats are in serious decline around Australia largely due to entanglement in fruit tree netting.

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A volunteer at the Australian Bat Clinic checks on a grey-headed flying fox (Pteropus poliocephalus). Bats act as pollinators and seed dispensers,however bats are in serious decline around Australia largely due to entanglement in fruit tree netting.

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A tame Galapagos sea lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) beg for fish scraps at a fish market in the town of Puerto Ayora, on Santa Cruz Island.

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A tame Galapagos sea lion (Zalophus wollebaeki) beg for fish scraps at a fish market in the town of Puerto Ayora, on Santa Cruz Island.

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A man and boy enjoy a fishing trip on a Nebraska farm pond.

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A senior man goes catch-and-release fishing on a Nebraska farm pond.

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A senior man wipes his forehead on a fishing trip at a Nebraska farm pond.

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A senior man wipes his forehead on a fishing trip at a Nebraska farm pond.

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A senior man goes catch-and-release fishing on a Nebraska farm pond.

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A senior man goes catch-and-release fishing on a Nebraska farm pond.

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A senior man goes catch-and-release fishing on a Nebraska farm pond.

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A senior man goes catch-and-release fishing on a Nebraska farm pond.

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A Humboldt penguin at the Great Plains Zoo. (IUCN: Vulnerable)

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Philippine crocodile (Crocodylus mindorensis) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A young mennonite woman waits for a pitch during a softball game in Partridge, KS.

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Young Mennonite women enjoy a softball game in Partridge, KS.

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Young Mennonite women enjoy a softball game in Partridge, KS.

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Young Mennonite women enjoy a softball game in Partridge, KS.

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A Mennonite family prays in their home in Partridge, KS.

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A Mennonite couple in a horse-drawn buggy near Partridge, KS.

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A Mennonite man with a horse-drawn carriage near Partridge, KS.

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Northern cricket frog (Acris crepitans) caught in the wild in Arma, Kansas.

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Biologists at the Sutton Avian Research Center’s Southern bald eagle recovery program wear camouflage ghost costumes around the young eagles. This keeps the birds from imprintingon humans.

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Scott Handley and Baloo the bear make the rounds of his California ranch. “Few people understand the commitment,” says Handley. “I can’t take a vacation. He gets lonely.”

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A grizzly walks away from the dump at Larson Bay, Alaska. Several grizzlies frequent the dump, creating a hazard for themselves and the people who use it.

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