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Fowl-Weather Find

Wild turkey outside NIH Blood Bank
A female wild turkey outside the NIH Blood Bank

Photo:  Bill Flegel

“Another item for the never-ending saga of increased wildlife on NIH campus in these Covidian times of less foot traffic,” notes Dr. Bill Flegel, chief of the laboratory services section in the Clinical Center’s department of transfusion medicine, who sent us this photo of a female wild turkey (hen) outside of his office in the NIH Blood Bank.

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