An oiled brown pelican which was captured on a barrier island ...
May 10th, 2010
(AFP/File) - An oiled brown pelican which was captured on a barrier island off the fragile Louisiana coast on Tuesday, May 4, is cleaned at a triage center in Fort Jackson, Louisiana.(AFP/File/Mira Oberman) -
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