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Featured Species | California condor (5:50)

Host: Dave Harrelson with Dr. Myra Finklestein

Condor Watch (click to view larger)
California condor.
Photo credit: USFWS


Status: Endangered / Listed on March 11, 1967
Scientific Name: Gymnogyps californianus
Description: Biologists studying the endangered California condor have launched a new web site to enlist the help of citizen scientists in research aimed at reducing lead poisoning, the primary threat to condors in the wild.
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Last updated: July 28, 2014