Images: Corps uses helicopter to prepare island for endangered bird [Image 3 of 4]
Photo by Nathan Herring
A helicopter prepares to land on the refueling platform after spraying one of the Interior Least Tern islands along the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System in Oklahoma. The Corps used an EPA-approved herbicide to spray the island for the bird, which prefers barren sandbars along river systems as habitat.
Date Posted:05.09.2012 15:54