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The San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research website has moved. To keep up with the development of the chick seen on Condor Cam, visit ZOONOOZ online. Thank you for[…..]

Condor Cam Chick Needs Name

Condor Cam Chick Needs Name

Viewers can go online at http://bit.ly/condorname to vote for one of five suggested names. In keeping with the tradition of the condor program, the names have been selected from the Kumeyaay language.   read more

New Condor Chick in Mexico

New Condor Chick in Mexico

As we approached the nest, adult male condor #269 came out from inside the cave to protect the nest from intruders. I moved toward the condor to distract him from Juan, who climbed into the cave to find a lovely, fluffy wild chick.   read more

Alala Egg That Changed the Future

Alala Egg That Changed the Future

It was a day in mid-May 1996, like any other at the Keauhou Bird Conservation Center in Hawaii. But this would turn out to be a day to remember!   read more

Hawaiian Birds: Pallets of Pellets

Hawaiian Birds: Pallets of Pellets

Special birds have special tastes… or more appropriately, they have special nutritional requirements. Operating managed-care bird propagation centers in the relatively remote location of the Hawaiian Islands comes with its[…..]