FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2008 file photo provided by the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, nene geese are seen through a fence in Lihue, Hawaii. Nene geese were once so endangered there ... more 
FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2008 file photo provided by the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, nene geese are seen through a fence in Lihue, Hawaii. Nene geese were once so endangered there were just 30 in existence. Now there are so many next to the Kauai airport the government is stepping in to get them out of the way of airplanes taking off and landing. (AP photo/Hawaii Dept. of Land and Natural Resources, Kara A. K. Lee) less 
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Tue, May 8, 2012 7:00 PM EDT