Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Progress for Laysan Duck

The United States' rarest, endangered duck seems to benefit from life in paradise - specifically Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. As noted before, biologists transferred ducklings from Laysan Island to Midway last year.

Now, two of Midway's first-generation ducklings have nested, and eggs from those nests hatched. The second generation includes four ducklings from one nest and one duckling from the other nest.

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