The California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) is a New World vulture, the
largest North ... This condor became extinct in the wild in 1987 (all remaining wild
individuals ..... Since 1994, captive...
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Condor ... prevented the hatching of some condor eggs in the recent past, and
human .... You can help scientists learn about condor behavior by getting
involved in a ...
The California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) is the largest bird in North
America, ... Sadly, the species declined throughout much of the 20th century until
only drastic measures could save it from extinction. ... Preventing Lead Poisoning
Feb 8, 2016 ... 11, 2014 — Witness endangered California condors being released to the ... at
southern California zoos helped the condors avoid extinction.
May 21, 2012 ... The population of giant California condors in the wild fell so low in 1982 ...
agreed to remove "gut piles" to prevent lead poisoning of condors.
Dec 30, 2015 ... A 35-year-old male California condor that has served a pivotal role in ... National
Wildlife Refuge as part of an effort to prevent extinction of the ...
With concern for this alarming trend, the California Condor Recovery Program ...
In an effort to prevent extinction of the species, a captive breeding program was ...
The spectacular but endangered California Condor is the largest bird in North
America. ... Their scientific name, Gymnogyps californianus, comes from the
Greek ... Condors bathe frequently and this helps avoid buildup of wastes on the
Apr 26, 2011 ... Almost 25 years after the California condor went extinct in the wild and ... feeding
on dead animals to prevent them from spreading disease to ...
Scientific Name: Gymnogyps californianus ... Spanish, –, Cóndor Californiano,
Cóndor de California .... (at the World Center for Birds of Prey), Los Angeles Zoo,
Oregon Zoo and San Diego Wild Animal Park is preventing extinction in the wild.