American Bird Conservancy and other organizations are working to make
Hawaiian birds a top national priority for conservation.
Of all the
endangered bird species in the United States, more than one-third are
found only in Hawaii.
Biologists on Hawaii’s Big Island are working to
restore the Palila, an endangered bird found only on the forested
slopes of the Mauna Kea volcano.
Learn more on BirdNote just before the 9 o’clock news on Saturday mornings on VPR.