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Retired ranger makes reptile replicas

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Joe Morgan makes very realistic looking replicas of various reptiles and other critters.

In fact, his work is so good it can be found in museums and nature centers all around the world.

Morgan was a ranger at Lake Higgins in Greensboro, where he often used his replicas for educational programs.

You can find his replicas along with some other interesting arts and crafts at the Liberty Artisan and Craft Gallery on Highway 49 or at