Bald ibis chicks shipped to Spain

Four captive-bred northern bald ibis chicks have been sent from Chester Zoo to Jerez in Spain, where they will soon be released into the wild as part of an effort to reintroduce the species.

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Last updated on 21 September 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Morocco
Spain
United Kingdom
Region: 
Africa
Europe
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Military and unrest-related exercises
Species: 
Geronticus eremita
Species group: 
Birds