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Hawaiian crow gets another shot in wild

  • COURTESY SAN DIEGO ZOO

    The Hawaiian crow has been extinct in the wild since 2002, but a recovery effort’s captive breeding program has seen success, with 130 alala now living at Keauhou and Maui bird conservation centers. The alala will be reintroduced to the wild in two batches to some of its natural habitats, on Hawaii island, for the first time in 15 years.

As conservation officials prepare to reintroduce the alala to the wild for the first time in nearly 15 years, state wildlife biologist Fern Duvall is quietly rooting on the sidelines. Read more

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