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BIG BEND, Tex. — Big Bend National Park has announced some temporary closures to start in February for Peregrine Falcons.
According to a release, some parts of the Chisos Mountains will be closed starting February 1 to protect nesting falcons.
While the Peregrine falcon is no longer on the federal endangered species list there are less than a dozen known nesting pairs in the state, keeping the falcon on Texas’ endangered species list the National Park Service states.
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