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...
California Condor - Photo by Neil Johnson, Los Angeles Zoo ... The California
condor has been protected as an endangered species by federal law since ... But
this help came too late to stop the decline in the wild bird population, so in the ...
You can help scientists learn about condor behavior by getting involved in a
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.
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.
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.
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.
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the California condor, a species placed in captivity to prevent its extinction.
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 ...
Thanks to those efforts, more than 200 condors flew freely in California and
Arizona by 2013. ... as using nontoxic antifreeze in vehicles and retrofitting power
lines to prevent condor electrocutions. ... ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT