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San Diego: KidHaven Press, 2004. Imbriaco, Alison. The California Condor: Help Save This Endangered Species! com Books, 2008. Miller-Schroeder, Patricia, and Susan Ring. California Condors. Chicago: Raintree Publishing, 2004. See mating. crops, 7, 15 DDT, 15 digestive systems, 7, 15 education, 27 eggs, 4–5, 7, 8, 15, 19, 20, 21 Endangered Species Act, 19 extinction, 16 eyesight, 10, 11 feathers, 5, 6–7, 9, 11 females, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 15 flying, 7, 8, 10, 26 food, 5, 7, 9, 10–11, 13–14, 16, 21, 27 foraging, 7 fossils, 12 poisons, 13, 16 population, 16, 19–20, 20–21, 22, 23–24, 25, 26, 27–28 power poles, 23 predators, 13 habitats, 13, 16, 21, 27, 29 hatching, 5, 7, 15, 21 humans, 12–13, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20 recovery plans, 21, 27 regurgitation, 7, 15 sanctuaries, 18–19 scavenging, 10–11 size, 6 immune systems, 11 thermals, 9–10 threatened species, 27 laws, 16, 17, 19 lead poisoning, 13, 14, 24, 27 United States Forest Service, 18–19 males, 9, 25 mating, 9, 20, 24 weight, 6 wingspan, 6, 9 nests, 4, 5–6, 8, 9 perches, 23 poisoning, 13–14, 15, 16, 24, 27 About the Author 3USAN('RAY has a master’s degree in zoology.

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The California Condor: Help Save This Endangered Species! com Books, 2008. Miller-Schroeder, Patricia, and Susan Ring. California Condors. Chicago: Raintree Publishing, 2004. See mating. crops, 7, 15 DDT, 15 digestive systems, 7, 15 education, 27 eggs, 4–5, 7, 8, 15, 19, 20, 21 Endangered Species Act, 19 extinction, 16 eyesight, 10, 11 feathers, 5, 6–7, 9, 11 females, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 15 flying, 7, 8, 10, 26 food, 5, 7, 9, 10–11, 13–14, 16, 21, 27 foraging, 7 fossils, 12 poisons, 13, 16 population, 16, 19–20, 20–21, 22, 23–24, 25, 26, 27–28 power poles, 23 predators, 13 habitats, 13, 16, 21, 27, 29 hatching, 5, 7, 15, 21 humans, 12–13, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20 recovery plans, 21, 27 regurgitation, 7, 15 sanctuaries, 18–19 scavenging, 10–11 size, 6 immune systems, 11 thermals, 9–10 threatened species, 27 laws, 16, 17, 19 lead poisoning, 13, 14, 24, 27 United States Forest Service, 18–19 males, 9, 25 mating, 9, 20, 24 weight, 6 wingspan, 6, 9 nests, 4, 5–6, 8, 9 perches, 23 poisoning, 13–14, 15, 16, 24, 27 About the Author 3USAN('RAY has a master’s degree in zoology.

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