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Weekly Wrap-up: May 5 - May 11, 2017

Our best stories from around the web and social media each week.


Free lunch

Blending in

Stunning sturgeon

Our team at Ashland Fish and Wildlife Conservation Office caught this impressive 112 pound lake sturgeon. She was tagged and released, helping us study movements over the next 10 years!

Owl box?

Young eagles

Great news from DeSoto and Boyer Chute National Wildlife Refuges. The eagle nest at the south end is home to three eaglets!


Nesting orioles

Wren sightings

Warbler returns

Free lunch

Young eagles


Growing family

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