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2006-01-20 06:44:25

Researchers say they want to conduct the first census of the American white pelican population in North America in about 25 years.

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2005-07-13 06:40:00

The Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating the deaths of thousands of young white pelicans at the Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge in central North Dakota, a year after thousands of adult birds abruptly left the refuge.

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2005-04-01 07:06:22

Federal biologists trying to solve the mystery of why 28,000 pelicans left Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge last year have bought electronic tracking devices for the birds.

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2005-02-04 07:49:14

Pelican nesting grounds will be off-limits to the public this year at a refuge in central North Dakota while biologists plan their most extensive study ever of the big birds.


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