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Ivory-Billed Woodpecker Found Not to Be Extinct

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Ivory-Billed Woodpecker Found Not to Be Extinct

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Ivory-Billed Woodpecker Found Not to Be Extinct

Ivory-Billed Woodpecker Found Not to Be Extinct

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The ivory-billed woodpecker was thought to be extinct. Now, scientists say it's been sighted again and conservationists are planning ways to protect it. The striking bird has been discovered in the Big Woods area of Arkansas.