Wild Places & Wildlife

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Burrowing owls live underground in burrows that have been dug out by small mammals like ground squirrels and prairie dogs.
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With engaging stories and spectacular photography, Defenders magazine gives readers a closer look at our efforts to protect imperiled wildlife.
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