Tending to new vegetation along San Luis Rey River
A worker waters recently-planted native vegetation along the western run of the San Luis Rey River in northern San Diego County May 17. The vegetation helps restore a "natural pallet" along the popular recreational area and provides additional nesting and feeding areas for native and protected species like the least Bell's vireo.

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Photo by: Greg Fuderer |  VIRIN: 130517-A-OX300-002.JPG