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Threatened iiwi (scarlet honeycreeper) needs help

  • COURTESY U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE

    An iiwi is seen in the Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge on Hawaii island.

With slightly more than 500 listings (80 animals and 424 plants), Hawaii is the nation’s hands-down endangered and threatened species capital. Largely responsible for that ranking: island isolation and pests. Read more

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