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Wild chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) swinging in Gombe, Tanzania. Photo © Doug Wheller/ Flickr through a Creative Commons license.
An inspection of both hat and backpack yielded no snacks for the scrub-jay. Photo © Justine E. Hausheer
The goal of conservation science: identify the most important areas across the country where nature provides critical ecosystem services that cities and villages depend upon. Photo: Marie-Claire Paiz/TNC
TNC staff work together with CH2M HILL partners to build five oyster reef structures at Arlington Cove in Mobile Bay, Alabama. Photo: Erika Nortemann/TNC
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Bigeye Trevally (Caranx sexfasciatus) in Balicasag Island Fish Sanctuary, central Philippines. Photo
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The catbird in winter. Photo: © Derek Stoner
A kissing bug (Triatoma sanguisuga) also known as an Eastern Blood-sucking Conenose. Photo © Lisa Brown/Flickr.

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