Jun 14, 2016

Bringing back the crested ibis

The effort to revive the crested ibis on Sado Island serves as a reminder that humans are responsible for the disappearance of many species, but that with the right efforts humans can also save endangered species from extinction.

Apr 15, 2013

Crested ibis chick born in wild for second year in Niigata

A crested ibis chick has hatched in the wild for the second year in a row, the Environment Ministry said. Ministry officials said Sunday they confirmed via video footage that a pair of crested ibises on Sado Island, Niigata Prefecture, had fed a chick ...