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    • Coast Guard transports rehabilitated pelicans

    • Aircraft; Birds; Oil spills; Relocation; Partnerships;
    • On June 23, 2010, the United States Coast Guard arrived at Signature Flight Airport, New Orleans in two HC-144 cargo planes to transport 63 rehabilitated pelicans to Aransas National Wildlife Refuge in Texas.
    • American White Pelican

    • Aquatic birds; Species of concern;
    • The American white pelican is one of the largest birds in North America, measuring 6 feet from bill to tail. White pelicans weigh up to 20 pounds and have a wingspan of 8 to 9 and a half feet long.
    • American White Pelicans in flight

    • Aquatic birds; Species of concern;
    • The American white pelican is one of the largest birds in North America, measuring 6 feet from bill to tail. White pelicans weigh up
    • Havasu National Wildlife Refuge

    • Arizona; NWR; river; riparian;Wildlife refuges
    • Along the banks of the Colorado River, bordering Arizona and California sits Havasu NWR. Extremely popular for water recreation, the refuge hosts some 500,000 visitors a year and is host to over 297 species of birds such as herons, pelicans,...
    • Aily Zirkle oral history transcript

    • Biography; Birds; Employees (USFWS); Biological control; Education; Environmental quality; Environmental education; Winter sports; Wildlife viewing; Wildlife refuges; Villages; Migratory birds; Surveying; Migration;
    • Aily Zirkle oral history interview as conducted via radio interview.
    • Walter Stieglitz oral history transcript

    • Biography; Employees (USFWS); History; Biologists (USFWS); Management; Migratory birds; Military; Wildlife refuges;
    • Walter Stieglitz oral history interview as conducted by John Cornely. In addition to the the locations and Fish and Wildlife sites listed below, Mr. Stieglitz worked as the following: Assistant Refuge Manager; refuge biologist; refuge district...
    • David Trauger oral history transcript

    • Biography; Employees (USFWS); History; Realty; International conservation; Waterfowl; Habitat conservation; Migration; Aviation;
    • Dr. David Trauger oral history interview as conducted by John Cornely. Others areas Dr. Trauger at or for include: Great Plains Waterfowl Research Station, Mt. Moriah Wetland Production Area, Crystal Springs Study Area, Northern Prairie Wildlife...
    • Oiled pelicans

    • Birds; Coastal environments; Coastal restoration; Oil spills; Waterfowl;
    • Pelicans covered in oil sit along Barataria Bay off Grand Isle, LA.
    • Brown pelican rookery

    • Birds;
    • Brown pelicans roosting in vegetation on North Island in Louisiana. NOTE: Donna Dewhurst Collection
    • Brown pelicans in flight

    • Birds; Marine birds;
    • Eight brown pelicans in flight. The Brown Pelican is the only exclusively marine member of the pelican family, and the only one that regularly dives for its food.
    • Brown pelicans at refuge

    • Birds; Marine birds
    • Brown pelican flies at the Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge while other pelicans sit in the vegetation.
    • Brown pelican

    • Birds; Marine Birds; Wildlife refuges;
    • Close view of a brown pelican at the Everglades National Park. More information about Pelicans go to http://www.nps.gov/ever

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