Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Wiregrass Seed, Native Ground Cover Restoration

Otto sorting wiregrass seeds

Upland Habitat biological scientist George Otto analyzes Aristida stricta (wiregrass) seed before a Native Ground Cover Restoration field is planted.


Image Credit: FWC



FWC Facts:
Wood stork nestlings are fully feathered and capable of short flights at about 7-8 weeks of age but are not independent of their parents until they are 9-10 weeks old.

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