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Stock Photo The western meadowlark, North Dakota’s state bird, is now on the Game and Fish Department Conservation Priority List.

Western meadowlark C-listed: North Dakota state bird added to conservation list

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JAMESTOWN — The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has added the state bird, the western meadowlark, to the state’s updated 2014 Conservation Priority List.

Game and Fish Conservation Section Supervisor Steve Dyke said the majority of the species on the list — which has grown to 112 this year, up from 100 on the original 2005 list — are suffering population declines because of a statewide decrease in habitat.

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