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Typically, rescued birds suffer from hypothermia, hyperthermia and dehydration. They must be stabilized before rescuers attempt this cleaning. In this photo, Jennifer Sinese carries another oiled Brown Pelican for treatment at the International Bird Rescue Research Center in Buras, La.
Photo by Lee Celano