Condor chick confirmed at Zion National Park in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A sweeping red-rock cliff at Utah's Zion National Park is now the home of a new California condor chick as the species makes a comeback in the wild three decades after they...
VERMILION CLIFFS, Ariz. (AP) — A baby California condor has been spotted in far northern Arizona.
The Peregrine Fund says one of its biologists confirmed the nestling last week at Vermilion...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The first Andean condor chick to be hatched at a bird zoo in Pittsburgh since 2007 is dead, a few days after it hatched.
The National Aviary said Monday the male condor,...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — There's likely a new baby condor at Zion National Park in southwest Utah.
Park rangers said Thursday that they suspect a pair of endangered California condors has...
WILLIAMS, Ariz. (AP) — A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit challenging the use of lead ammunition in a northern Arizona forest.
Reintroduced California condors could reach Oregon
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A plan to reintroduce the California condor to the Redwood National Forest could mean the giant raptors will eventually repopulate Oregon's Rogue Valley as well, a newspaper...
Reward offered in shooting of endangered California condor
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The reward now totals $15,000 for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the shooting death of an endangered California condor.
The condor was found with a gunshot wound in July on private property near the Bitter Creek National Wildlife Refuge in Kern County. The bird later died.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service initially offered a $5,000 reward and the Center for Biological Diversity tripled it on Monday.
Rare condor found dead in southeast Wyoming
POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — An endangered California condor has been found dead in southeast Wyoming.
The Powell Tribune reports that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is currently in the process of transporting the bird to a facility in Oregon for necropsy.
Condor group wants to get more hunters to avoid lead bullets
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An effort to bring one of the world's largest birds back from the brink of extinction is expanding after northern Arizona and southern Utah found some success in getting deer hunters to use ammunition not made of lead.
Biologists Track Condor’s Flight Toward Recovery
Condor Chocolates brings Ecuadorian treats to Georgia
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Walking into Five Points' Condor Chocolates is like stepping into some imagined warm comfort zone of smell, taste and sight.
The cafe's customers not only get to partake of the store's chocolaty delights, but can actually see (and smell) the creation of chocolate bars and truffles.
Athens' Dale brothers, Peter and Nick started Condor Chocolates two years ago, to create a viable business but also to honor their mother, a native of Ecuador.
Condor chick born in wild flies from nest at California park
PAICINES, Calif. (AP) — A California condor chick has hatched in the wild, survived and flown out of its nest at Pinnacles National Park for the first time since the 1890s, officials said Wednesday.
The Santa Cruz Sentinel (http://bit.ly/2edTCWs ) reports the female bird, born in April, is not the first chick to be born in the park. But it is the first to survive long enough to leave the nest and begin its flight to adulthood.
As fires continue to burn across Big Sur, flames and heavy smoke are threatening not just homes and businesses but some of the area's most famous residents: Dozens of endangered California condors.
Biologists who have spent years painstakingly nurturing North America's largest bird back from the brink of extinction say so far none of the 82 condors that live in the Big Sur area has been killed by the Soberanes Fire.
But the blaze -- which began two weeks ago with an...