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Of whip-poor-wills and sand prairie phlox

Posted on Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 in Nature

By Alyssa Nyberg Tonight, as I make the final edits to this article on sand prairie phlox, a whip-poor-will (Antrostomus vociferous) sings softly outside my window. The repetitive song is music of hope to me. Whip-poor-will populations have declined precipitously in the last 50 years, and many folks no longer hear whip-poor-wills singing in their … Continued

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