New genetic data bodes well for California’s comeback condors

Washington (AFP) May 13, 2021
Despite numbering only a few hundred individuals, Californian condors have retained a surprisingly high degree of genetic diversity, a new study said Thursday. The authors of the paper, published in the journal Current Biology, said the findings bode well for future restoration plans of the critically endangered species. Californian condors, the largest land bird in North America, went b

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