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Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory Adds Flamingo Duo
Photo by Rob O'Neal
It doesn't seem possible that the Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory could add any more color to their already stunning collection of 800 butterflies and 37 species of birds, but their new residents--a pair of flamingos--certainly do the trick.The male and female duo round out the exhibit in the 5,000-square-foot glass-enclosed atrium located on Duval St. in Key West... Read More.