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A juvenile osprey on a sign at Manorhaven Beach Park boat ramp. (Photo by Jennifer Wilson-Pines)

A juvenile osprey on a sign at Manorhaven Beach Park boat ramp. The park is in Manhasset Bay, a Long Island Sound Study Stewardship Area. Ospreys were once an endangered species, but have recovered since the 1970s when the use of the pesticide DDT, a suspected carcinogen, was sharply curtailed.  (Photo by Jennifer Wilson-Pines)

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