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The Condor's Shadow

Program
Field Trip @ OMSI
Type & Format
Films
Duration
1 hr
Grade Level
5-12, Adult
Subject
Earth + Space, Life
Season
Year-Round
Cost
$
5
Per
Person for School Groups

This program must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance to receive group rates.

The Condor's Shadow profiles the ongoing challenge of bringing the iconic California condor back from the brink of extinction. Biologist Joseph Brandt, zookeeper Mike Clark, toxicologist Myra Finkelstein as well as a feisty condor named Pitahsi all contribute to the narrative in a year-in-the-life story of endangered species recovery. With vérité footage shot in the ruggedly beautiful nesting habitat of the condor and interviews with those who have lived the story for more than thirty years, this heart-wrenching and beautiful film will make you appreciate the passion and hard work required to pull a species back from the brink.

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A minimum of 2 weeks' advance notice is required for all registration requests. If you have questions, please contact us at 503.797.4661 or register@omsi.edu.

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