Features

  • DG17 Nest Camera View

    Hutton's Bowl Condor NestCam Live!

    Brought to you by our partnerships with Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Santa Barbara Zoo.

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    2016 Annual Report

    The 2016 California Condor Annual Report is available.

    2016 California Condor Annual Report

  • Condor Kids Third Grade Curriculum

    Condor Kids Third Grade Curriculum

    Promote conservation and awareness in the classroom with the new condor kids 3rd grade curriculum.

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    Explore the Condor Cave

    Witness the daily life of a condor chick from a webcam inside the nest! Visit our new Facebook page to see all the clips.

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NEWS

Condors Roosting at Blue Ridge NWR

August 16, 2017 Condor Perched in Snag

For the first time in 40 years California condors have roosted at the Blue Ridge NWR, one of the refuges of the Hopper Mountain Refuge Complex. Blue Ridge National Wildlife Refuge is located in the Southern Sierra foothills in Tulare County.

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Condor Kids Third Grade Curriculum

Condor Kids Third Grade Curriculum

Promote conservation and awareness in the classroom with the new condor kids 3rd grade curriculum.

Click here for more information

The latest on Condor Population Numbers

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Visit our population updates page to find out the latest about the condor population numbers, and to see past archives dated back to 2011.

Condor Population Updates
California Condors on Hopper Mountain

About Condors on Hopper Mountain NWR

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Hopper Mountain NWR provides roosting, breeding, and foraging habitat for the federally endangered California Condor. Learn more about the refuge and the California Condor Recovery Program here, including its history.

About the Refuge

About the Complex

Hopper Mountain National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Hopper Mountain National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Hopper Mountain National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

Read more about the complex
About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

Learn more about the NWRS