Friday, June 17, 2011

By: Wahokia

Jun 21 2011

Category: Grand Canyon, Ariz.

1 Comment

Focal Length:300mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:Canon EOS 5D Mark II

... the canyon was once within the range of the California Condor ... the last one was seen in the 1930s ... they were reintroduced in 1996 ... now there are 70 of the nine-and-a-half foot wingspan scavengers flying over Southern Utah and Northern Arizona ... many are frequently visitors to the canyon ... we wait hours for this one to fly ... number 33 occasionally cocks its head ... as if to say ... no way ...

One comment on “Friday, June 17, 2011”

  1. Question…….where did they find the condorto reintroduce?? They are certainly one ugly bird.!

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