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Old 07 February 2016, 01:36 PM
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Originally Posted by A Turtle Named Mack View Post
People are often shocked to learn that this is how John James Audubon was able to make his careful drawings. Of course, when he was studying N. American birds, there was no population pressure the way many species have now.
People are still being shocked by the fact that field biologists 'collect' specimens: