Andean Condor

An official symbol of many Andean countries, the Andean Condor isĀ among the heaviest flying birds, weighing up to 33 pounds with a wingspan of up to 10.5 feet. These birds are so large they make their close relative, the California Condor, look like a lightweight. Because Andean Condors are so heavy, they prefer areas where … Continue reading Andean Condor