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American Bald Eagle perched near Mill Creek at Peck Ranch Conservation Area

American Bald Eagle perched near Mill Creek at Peck Ranch Conservation Area
American Bald Eagle perched near Mill Creek at Peck Ranch Conservation Area More

American Bison

large, dark bison in snowy field
A herd of American bison roam in a snow/ice storm during the snowstorm at Prairie State Park in Mindenmines, Mo. More

American Burying Beetle

Image of an American burying beetle
The American burying beetle (Nicrophorus americanus) used to be common but is now a critically endangered species. It only occurs in a few places in the United States. The Saint Louis Zoo, with other conservation institutions including MDC, has a captive breeding program and is working to restore this species to the wild. More