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Hawaiian Bird at Risk of Extinction

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Hawaiian Bird at Risk of Extinction

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Hawaiian Bird at Risk of Extinction

Hawaiian Bird at Risk of Extinction

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Hopes for the survival of a rare Hawaiian bird are fading. One of three known surviving puo'li (pronounced po-oh-OH-lee) birds died, leaving what are believed to be only two females of the species left. NPR's John Nielsen reports.