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Daily Journal
     October 24, 2019      #63-297 KDJ

Outdoors Glance: Oct. 24, 2019 

Daily Journal staff report

Rescued pelican released at McKinley Woods

An American white pelican found underweight and riddled with lice in Cook County a few weeks ago has a new, temporary, home in a Will County forest preserve.

Shortly after 2 p.m. on Oct. 18, a crew from the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County’s Willowbrook Wildlife Center joined Forest Preserve District of Will County staff to release the now healthy bird into McKinley Woods — Kerry Sheridan Grove in Channahon.

A large plastic crate was carried to the water’s ...

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