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Video by Joel Sartore @joelsartore | A bearded vulture surveys its surroundings during a Photo Ark shoot @parconaturaviva. This year, the facility is celebrating 50 years of protecting endangered and threatened species like this one with both in situ and ex situ conservation programs. These birds were eradicated from most of Eastern Europe due to a belief that the vultures would carry off human ba...

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