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July before Dawn - Aldo Leopold
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Hear an excerpt from the 1940's nature publication, A Sand County Almanac.


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2:00 minutes (1.63 MB)
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The song of a Field Sparrow was the first bird song Aldo Leopold awoke to on his Wisconsin farm in the 1940s. Sadly, Field Sparrow populations are declining rapidly. You can learn more about "The State of the Birds" from National Audubon, and the plight of the Field Sparrow in particular.

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