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  Willow Ptarmigan. Photograph © Subhankar Banerjee
Photograph © Subhankar Banerjee

ANWR Exhibit

Willow Ptarmigan
Hulahula River Valley
and Romanzof Mountains

I would awake in the morning to ptarmigans feeding near our tent, talking to themselves and making noises that sounded like "go-bek, go-bek," as if to let us know we were trespassing on their territory.
— Subhankar Banerjee

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