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From Science Daily on 26-Aug-2019 13:24

A team of scientists successfully moved sage-grouse, a threatened bird species in Washington state, from one area of their range to another to increase their numbers and diversify their gene pool. A new study on the project shows relocating the birds is a viable and productive step towards helping their population recover in the state.


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The article focusses on this bird

Bird:
Greater Sage Grouse
Std Name:
Sage Grouse
Order:
Galliformes
Family:
Phasianidae
Species:
Centrocercus urophasianus
 
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