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Carrol Henderson helped restore the trumpeter swam to Minnesota. He will be speaking about history of the 25-year-old restoration project at this year's Festival of Birds.

Festival of Birds: Henderson to highlight 25 years of swans

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It was 25 years ago this summer that 21 trumpeter swans were taken by a military transport plane from Carlos Avery National Wildlife Refuge near Stacey, Minn., to their new home on the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge near Rochert.


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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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