California Condors Raise Their Chick In Pole Canyon!


Transport to Southern California and watch a family of endangered condors journey through the breeding season.

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August 22, 2019

Striking Rufous-capped Warbler Visits The Feeder

We got a visit from the perky, vibrantly-colored Rufous-capped Warbler. This attractive, long-tailed warbler can often be found gleaning for insects low in brushy or weedy areas hopping about with its long tail cocked.  

August 21, 2019

Watch Q&A With Condor Biologists On The California Condor Cam!

Condor biologists provide their expert insight about this year's cam season, share some background about the massive California Condor recovery effort, and field questions from viewers during this one-hour live Q&A session on the Condor cam. Thanks to Dave Meyer from the Santa Barbara Zoo, and Erin Arnold and Molly Astell from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for taking the time to answer questions from viewers. 

August 20, 2019

White-breasted Nuthatch Perches For A Close Up

This White-breasted Nuthatch stays perched in the tangled branches of the Osprey nest in Savannah, Georgia. These compact passerines get their common name from their habit of jamming large nuts and acorns into tree bark, then whacking them with their sharp bill to “hatch” out the seed from the inside.