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California condor

Ruth Rehfus

California condor

(Gymnogyps californianus); the literature since 1900.

by Ruth Rehfus

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Dept. Library in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • California condor -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementCompiled by Ruth Rehfus.
    Series[U.S. Dept. of the Interior. Library] Bibliography no. 7, Bibliography (United States. Dept. of the Interior. Library) ;, no. 7.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5333.C6 R4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5633953M
    LC Control Number68060767

    The book is a substantial accomplishment and a valuable addition to the published works about the California condor. A previous post to this blog provides a guide to those fact-filled Essential books about the California condor. The California Condor Reference includes a guide to more than 50 books for younger readers: CalConRef. has ever documented a contemporary or historic condor nest north of California. This book discusses suggestive evidence that condors were indeed breeders in the Northwest and presents a careful analysis of causes of disappearance of the species from this region by the early twentieth.

    California Condor by Edana Eckart starting at $ California Condor has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Get this from a library! California condor. [Amanda Lanser; Janet A Hamber] -- California condors once soared the U.S. Pacific Coast, but by , their dwindling numbers forced conservationists to bring the few remaining birds into captivity. This book follows the condor's.

    Sep 20,  · Three decades after being pushed to the brink of extinction, the California condor is making a comeback in the wild, but constant vigilance is needed to . Get this from a library! California condors. [Patricia A Fink Martin] -- Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and endangered status of California condors.


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California condor by Ruth Rehfus Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sep 18,  · As the largest flying bird of North America, and one of the most endangered, the California Condor has been a source of tremendous interest and awe. This book offers up-to-date information on both the biology and conservation of the condor, as analyzed by the two most knowledgeable field biologists to have studied the saltybreezeandpinetrees.com by: The story of the California Condor—an awe-inspiring symbol of wilderness—is one of the most dramatic and contentious in conservation biology.

Huge scavengers with wingspans reaching more than nine feet, Condors declined by to just nine individuals left in the wild/5.

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With their mighty wings and bald heads, California condors are an unforgettable sight. Big, bold photos accompany carefully-leveled text on habitat5/5(2). Apr 30,  · As the largest flying bird of North America, and one of the most endangered, the California Condor has been a source of tremendous interest and awe.

This book offers up-to-date information on both the biology and conservation of the condor, as analyzed by the two most knowledgeable field biologists to have studied the species/5(5).

Mar 01,  · About the Book The story of the California Condor—an awe-inspiring symbol of wilderness—is one of the most dramatic and contentious in conservation biology. Huge scavengers with wingspans reaching more than nine feet, Condors declined by.

California Condor North American Studbook Gymnogyps californianus January 31, Prepared by. Michael Mace. San Diego Zoo Global San Pasqual Valley Road Escondido California [email protected] The California condor is the largest flying bird in North America.

Their wings may stretch nearly 10 feet from tip to tip. When in flight, these huge birds glide on air currents to soar as high as. The California condor was described by English naturalist George Shaw in as Vultur californianus ; Archibald Menzies collected the type specimen "from the coast of California" during the Vancouver saltybreezeandpinetrees.com: Cathartidae.

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The California condor nearly went extinct, dwindling to just 22 in the wild by the s. Condor, a new book by NPR's John Nielsen chronicles successful efforts to bring back the winged giants. We have re-established a free-flying population of condors from the Grand Canyon into Utah.

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All condors are identified below by WingTagNumber (StudBookID#_Sex_YearHatch). The wing tag is what you will use to identify the. “The re-creation of a viable population of condors in the Northwest would constitute an achievement of substantial importance This book goes a long way toward justifying such an effort.” —Noel Snyder, retired U.S.

Fish and Wildlife Service biologist in charge of condor research in the s and lead author of The California Condor: A Saga of Natural History and Conservation.

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The California condor was suddenly a public celebrity.