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American flamingos (Phoenicopterus ruber) at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.



American flamingos (Phoenicopterus ruber) at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.



Studio portrait of a red knot (Calidris canutus). The species is a candidate for listing under the Endangered Species Act due to a rapid decline in population. It is on one food during it’s northward migration: horseshoe crab eggs. Overfishing of the crabs has led a dramatic the decline of both knots and crabs.

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