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BIR025-00208

A federally threatened captive northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) in healthy habitat in the Siskiyou National Forest near Merlin, Oregon.

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BIR025-00205

A federally threatened captive northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) in healthy habitat in the Siskiyou National Forest near Merlin, Oregon.

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BIR025-00206

A federally threatened captive northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) in healthy habitat in the Siskiyou National Forest near Merlin, Oregon.

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BIR037-00150

The critically-endangered orange-bellied parrot (Neophema chrysogaster) at the Healesville Wildlife Sanctuary. This is one of the rarest birds in the world with fewer than 50 left in the wild.

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SCE051-00350

A swallow-tailed gull (Creagrus furcatus) takes flight, on Tower Island in Galapagos National Park. This is the only nocturnal gull and it is found only in the Galapagos.

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SCE051-00201

A brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) on San Cristobal Island (formerly known as Chatham Island).

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SCE051-00175

A Galapagos mockingbird (Mimus parvulus) on Santa Cruz Island, on the edge of Galapagos National Park.

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SCE051-00115

A Galapagos mockingbird (Mimus parvulus) on Urbina Bay, Isabela Island in Galapagos National Park.

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SCE051-00116

A Galapagos mockingbird (Mimus parvulus) on Urbina Bay, Isabela Island in Galapagos National Park.

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SCE051-00072

Flightless cormorant (Phalacrocorax harrisi) on Fernandina Island in Galapagos National Park. With only 1500 estimated individuals, it is one of the world’s rarest birds and is the subject of an active conservation program.

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Flightless cormorant (Phalacrocorax harrisi) on Fernandina Island in Galapagos National Park. With only 1500 estimated individuals, it is one of the world’s rarest birds and is the subject of an active conservation program.

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ANI033-00070

Arabian oryx, Oryx leucoryx, at the Phoenix Zoo. This species is listed as vulnerable.

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ANI019-00225

An endangered Malayan tiger, Panthera tigris jacksoni, at the Omaha Zoo.

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ANI084-00013

A federally endangered juvenile male Alabama beach mouse (Peromyscus polionotus ammobates).

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ESA001-00507

Sara, the endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered whooping crane (Grus americana), at the Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species. This is an educational bird.

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ESA001-00494

Miss Sandy Hill, a federally endangered Mississippi sandhill crane (Grus canadensis pulla), at the Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species. Only 110 of this sandhill crane subspecies exists in the wild. Only another 45 birds are in captivity.

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ESA001-00484

A endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered whooping crane (Grus americana), at the Audubon Center for Research of Endangered Species. This is an educational bird named Sara.

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ESA001-00448

A Perdido Key beach mouse (Peromyscus polionotus trissyllepsis) a federally-endangered rodent, at the Univ. of South Carolina. This and several other beach mice subspecies are imperiled due to beach development.

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ESA001-00449

A Perdido Key beach mouse (Peromyscus polionotus trissyllepsis) a federally-endangered rodent, at the Univ. of South Carolina. This and several other beach mice subspecies are imperiled due to beach development.

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ESA001-00391

A bog turtle (Glyptemys muhlenbergii) an endangered (IUCN) and federally threatened species at the Atlanta Zoo.

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ESA001-00389

A bog turtle (Glyptemys muhlenbergii) an endangered (IUCN) and federally threatened species at the Atlanta Zoo.

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ANI082-00086

A bobcat (Lynx rufus) photographed by a camera trap along the Tex-Mex border wall. The border wall cuts through many places of the last habitat left along the lower Rio Grande river, the wall is a huge impediment to the movement of wildlife species that can’t fly over it.

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ANI082-00061

A bobcat (Lynx rufus) photographed by a camera trap along the Texas-Mexico border in Texas. Cutting in many places through the last of the habitat left along the lower Rio Grande river, the wall is a huge impediment to the movement of wildlife species that can’t fly over it. Photograph by Joel Sartore with Mitch Sternberg, Jennifer Lowry, and Naghma Malik, all U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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ANI078-00290

An Espada’s marsupial frog (Gastrotheca testudinea) at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador.

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BIR034-00062

A crested auklet (Aethia cristatella) on St. George Island (Pribilofs), part of the Alaska Maritime NWR.

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ANI040-00121

A captive, five-month-old mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. (IUCN: Vulnerable)

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BIR033-00367

A female brown-headed cowbird (Molothrus ater) at the San Antonio Zoo.

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ANI030-00070

A North American river otter (Lontra canadensis) at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo, Lincoln, Nebraska.

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ANI012-00168

A porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum) at the Great Plains Zoo.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered red wolf (Canis rufus gregoryi) at the Great Plains Zoo.

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BIR015-00063

A piping plover (Charadrius melodus). (US: Endangered)

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BIR014-00022

A yellow-headed blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) at the Wildlife Center in Espanola, New Mexico.

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BIR014-00025

A yellow-headed blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) at the Wildlife Center in Espanola, New Mexico.

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BIR014-00021

A yellow-headed blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus) at the Wildlife Center in Espanola, New Mexico.

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BIR048-00015

A pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) at a nest cavity near St. Charles, Arkansas.

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