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Rare warbler spotted

By ESTEVAN MEDRANO Port Isabel-South Padre Press press@portisabelsouthpadre.com The equivalent of a bird watching home run came in the form of a rare black and red chested wonder known as the slate-thwarted redstart warbler spotted near the of the South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center. The long-tailed warbler, almost exclusively found in humid highland forests, …

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NATURE NICHE: Leatherback Turtle a rare sighting

By SCARLET COLLEY Special to the Parade For years I have shared stories of rare bird sightings here in the Valley. In the birding world if you see a very rare bird, a photo is a must to believe it. Of course it helps if everyone else gets to see it, too. That is the …

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