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DNR Fits Osprey Chicks with little backpacks and cell phones.

Posted August 14th, 2014 @ 5:01am

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The DNR has fitted six Osprey chicks with GPS transmitters.  Wearing little backpacks attached to a tiny telephone, the department will be able to track the birds movements.

Three birds were tagged last year.  The DNR says one flew to Cuba, another flew to Columbia and a third ended up in Miami.

Want to follow the birds progress?  Just click here to go to their website!

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