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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Ceratophrys stolzmanni, the Pacific horned frog, an endemic burrowing species at the captive breeding facility in Quito, Ecuador. (IUCN: Vulnerable)

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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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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered red wolf (Canis rufus gregoryi) 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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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered red wolf (Canis rufus gregoryi) 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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Goldfinches on a Nebraska farm. These birds often feed in weedy fields with trees nearby.

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Marsh deer (Blastocerus dichotomus) forage in grassland in Brazil’s Pantanal region. (IUCN: Vulnerable)

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Coatimundi (Nasua nasua) forage in Brazil’s Pantanal region.

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Studio portrait of red knots (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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Studio portrait of red knots (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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Studio portrait of red knots (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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Butterfly splitfins or butterfly goodeids (Ameca splendens) at the Denver Aquarium, Denver, Colorado. This species is considered extinct in the wild.

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Butterfly splitfins or butterfly goodeids (Ameca splendens) at the Denver Aquarium, Denver, Colorado. This species is considered extinct in the wild.

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Butterfly splitfins or butterfly goodeids (Ameca splendens) at the Denver Aquarium, Denver, Colorado. This species is considered extinct in the wild.

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Cattle at the Texas City Prairie Preserve near Texas City, Texas.

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Cattle at the Texas City Prairie Preserve near Texas City, Texas.

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Two black-tailed prairie dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus) at the Denver Zoo.

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Two black-tailed prairie dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus) at the Denver Zoo.

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Two black-tailed prairie dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus) at the Denver Zoo.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered thick-billed parrots (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha) at the Sedgwick County Zoo.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered thick-billed parrots (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha) at the Sedgwick County Zoo.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered thick-billed parrots (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha) at the Sedgwick County Zoo.

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A juvenile viscacha stretches out after a nap in Chile’s Atacama Desert.

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