May 22, 2024

The first two fluffy California condor chicks of 2023 hatched past week at the Oregon Zoo’s Jonsson Middle for Wildlife Conservation, marking the starting of what seems to be another fantastic yr in the energy to help save this critically endangered species.

“The new chicks are each lively and consuming a ton, which is a great indicator,” stated Kelli Walker, a condor keeper at the Jonsson Centre. “The mother and father are being attentive, and absolutely everyone is executing definitely effectively so considerably.”