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    • Yellowmargin Trigger fish

    • Underwater photography; Fishes; Wildlife refuges; Marine environments;
    • Underwater photograph of a 20' long Yellowmargin triggerfish (Pseudobalistes flavimarginatus). Photograph was taken at 10' depth at Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge
    • Woodlands in the fall

    • Trees; Environments (Natural); Forests; Foliage; Hiking; Recreation; Wildlife refuges;
    • Early Fall in the forest woodlands
    • Wisdom Returns to Feed Her Chick

    • Coastal environments; Marine birds; Migratory birds; Tropical environments; Weather impacts; Wildlife refuges; Islands;
    • Fish and Wildlife Service announced on March 21, 2011 that Wisdom has returned. In the face of tremendous losses of Laysan and black-footed albatross at the Refuge - including an estimated 110,000 chicks and 2,000 adults - to the tsunami that...
    • Wind Turbine

    • Energy;
    • 3MW turbines recently installed at Tehachapi Pass. The wind farm has been operating since the 1980's. These new turbines are 410 feet tall from the ground to the tip of the blade.
    • Willamette Daisy

    • Wildflowers; Prairies; Vegetation; Valleys; Endangered species;
    • image of the endangered Willamette Daisy. Willamette Valley prairies support a wide range of interesting plants. Because plants are the core of the prairie, prairie preservation and management should start with a fundamental understanding of plants.
    • White-Topped Aster

    • Wildflowers; Prairies; Vegetation; Valleys;
    • Image of the white-topped aster. Willamette Valley prairies support a wide range of interesting plants. Because plants are the core of the prairie, prairie preservation and management should start with a fundamental understanding of plants.
    • White Tern with Egg

    • Birds; Marine birds; Islands; Wildlife refuges; Tropical environments;
    • A white tern sits with its egg on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge.
    • Wet Prairie Spores

    • Wildflowers; Prairies; Vegetation;
    • View of a prairie dominated by wet prairie spores.
    • Western Snowy Plover with Triple Stripe Bands

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Threatened species; Coastal environments;
    • The Pacific coast population of western snowy plovers breeds on coastal beaches from southern Washington to southern Baja California, Mexico. Plovers lay their eggs in shallow depressions in sandy or salty areas that generally do not have much...
    • Western Snowy Plover Nest with Eggs

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Threatened species; Coastal environments;
    • The Pacific coast population of western snowy plovers breeds on coastal beaches from southern Washington to southern Baja California, Mexico. Plovers lay their eggs in shallow depressions in sandy or salty areas that generally do not have much...
    • Western Snowy Plover Female on Eggs in Nest

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Threatened species; Coastal environments;
    • A female western snowy plover sits on her nest. The Pacific coast population of western snowy plovers breeds on coastal beaches from southern Washington to southern Baja California, Mexico. Plovers lay their eggs in shallow depressions in sandy or...
    • Western Snowy Plover Adult Feeding

    • Birds; Shorebirds; Threatened species; Coastal environments;
    • The Pacific Coast population of the western snowy plover is federally listed under the Endangered Species Act of 1973 as threatened. Threats include poor reproductive success, resulting from human disturbance, predation, and inclement weather,...
    • Western Burrowing Owl

    • Birds; Species of concern;
    • This Burrowing Owl with its distinctive yellow eyes is seen holding its prey. Burrowing Owls make their nests in burrows in the ground.
    • Waters of Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge

    • Scenics; Wildlife refuges; Wetlands; Lakes; Rivers and streams; Riparian environments;
    • The waters on the Pahranagat NWR attract thousands of waterfowl during migration, as the wildlife refuge is a stop along the Pacific Flyway.
    • Washington Ground Squirrel

    • Candidate; Mammals; Rodents; Rocks;
    • The Washington ground squirrel is a candidate for the Endangered Species List.

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