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Meet our newest addition: #93, a 5-month old California Condor nestling in a cliffside cavity. Watch Cam

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September 02, 2015

Belted Kingfisher in Old Nest Tree

Wonderful view of a female Belted Kingfisher on the old nest tree in Sapsucker Pond. These ragged-crested birds are a powdery blue-gray; males have one blue band across the white breast, while females have a blue and a chestnut band. 

September 01, 2015

Male Parent Feeds Nestling, September 1, 2015

Male parent # 509 returns to the nest site to feed at 14:53 PT. Adult spent about 10 minutes with the chick and then he departed. Take a look at the impressive shadows of the adult wings and view of the deep valley beyond the nest site. 

August 31, 2015

Condor Parent #111 Feeds Nestling

The female Condor parent #111 returns to feed its nestling #793. In the beginning of this clip you can see and hear the excited chick as it wheezes, grunts and wing begs when the parent approaches. The feeding takes place amid a cloud of dust, and the parent departs.