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...
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
Today, the California condor is regarded as one of the rarest birds in the ... The
California condor was placed on the federal endangered species list in 1967.
May 6, 2016 ... An Expert's Take on How to Prevent the Next Extinction ... in North America with
the Peregrine Falcon, California Condor, and other species.
Scientist Preserve Endangered Species' DNA. ... genetic information to help save
the California condor, a species placed in captivity to prevent its extinction.
Aug 18, 2015 ... Their heads are featherless to prevent the growth of bacteria, giving ... The
California condor had officially become extinct in the wild, its 22 ...
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 ...
Jan 7, 2016 ... The California condor, North America's largest bird, once soared through the ...
for a breeding program to prevent the species from vanishing.
Feb 8, 2016 ... 11, 2014 — Witness endangered California condors being released to the ... at
southern California zoos helped the condors avoid extinction.
The California Condor is on the verge of extinction. ... by Richard Laub of the
Buffalo Museum of Science and David Stedman of the New York State Museum.