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English: A Californian Condor in flight, photographed from the Navajo Bridge at Marble Canyon


English: A Californian Condor in flight, photographed from the Navajo Bridge at Marble Canyon.
Français : Un Condor de Californie (Gymnogyps californianus) en vol. Photo prise depuis le Navajo Bridge qui enjambe le Marble Canyon.
Deutsch: Ein Kalifornien-Kondor im Flug, fotografiert von der Navajo Brücke über den Marble Canyon.
Date 13 April 2008
Source Own work
Author Christian Mehlführer, User:Chmehl

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36° 49′ 4.20″ N, 111° 37′ 53.20″ W

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