In my searches for people connected to the California condor, one person’s name surprised me by appearing in 2 very different contexts.
Among the graduate theses that I have identified concerning the California condor is one by Karla Kane, completed at the University of Wales (!). That same Karla Kane also creates wonderful music, some of which makes a condor connection.
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For most people, our lives pass without articles about us appearing in major newspapers. But big-city newspapers (and other publications) regularly publish articles about the details of individual condors’ lives. Just the titles of these articles have a story to tell about California condors and humans.
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Despite the California condor not being as obviously cuddly as a teddy bear, there are stuffed toy condors. Here are 4 different versions.
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When I began gathering postage stamps, first day covers, and postcards concerning the California condor I did not imagine how many are out there. This post shows the latest additions to my collection.
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It’s time for some condor fun. Here are examples of games and toys that have a connection to the California condor or, at least, condors.
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