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State wildlife, layout among roads’ hurdles

The red-cockaded woodpecker, the Arkansas fatmucket mussel, the Ozark cavefish and the gray bat — all endangered or threatened species — loom as challenges to the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department as it prepares the projects planned under the state’s new $1.8 billion road construction program voters endorsed when they passed a temporary half-percent sales tax in November.

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