Monday, January 23, 2006

Hurricanes influence migration

Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise

A brown pelican hunts for fish near Pleasure Island in Port Arthur on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2006. After Hurricane Katrina, only 25 percent of the Chandeleur Islands - the pelicans' natural habitat, remain. Many bird watchers are interested to see how this year's migration will change as a result of hurricanes Rita and Katrina.

Please read "In search of a place to land" by Beth Gallaspy.

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