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Fun Facts

Fun facts about birds and migration that you might not know!

Did you know that modern jet engines mimic this design with a metallic cone in the opening of the engine?

Read more about this study using the links below.

This is why the Upper Texas Coast is such a vital stopover habitat for many migratory birds. Come on down to our coastal sanctuaries to see these extraordinary birds for yourself.

Fish Crow fun fact
Wild turkeys fun fact

Wild Turkeys can run up to 25 mph!

Seabird poop fun fact
Raptors kettling fun fact
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