The Californian Condor is disappearing. — Old Guv Legends

Photograph by Joel Sartore, National Geographic Creative Critically Endangered. The largest flying bird in North America, the California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) has a wingspan of nearly ten feet. A captive-breeding program is slowly restoring the species, its numbers reduced to a few dozen by egg poaching and poisons in the 1970s. Photographed at Phoenix Zoo, […]

via The Californian Condor is disappearing. — Old Guv Legends

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