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Red Knots Need Protecting Under the Endangered Species Act


Red knots have seen their population plummet by more than 75 percent.

A threatened or endangered listing would make critical resources available for red knot protection. There is no time to lose as this bird plunges toward extinction.

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  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
    Director Daniel Ashe

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