Deborah Cramer, whose beautifully titled Pulitzer prize winner, "The Narrow Edge: A Tiny Bird, an Ancient Crab, and an Epic Journey," celebrates the courageous -- even miraculous -- life of the red knot, spoke at the Library Society in Charleston, South Carolina on May 11. It was too far for me to attend, but I heard she spoke to a standing room only crowd! Who would have guessed that there could be such enthusiasm for an obscure bird that appears in South Carolina only briefly in the spring...
May 17, 2016
Red Knot and Horseshoe Crab
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