About the SA Blog Network

Posts Tagged "giant cormorant"

Extinction Countdown

Eagle vs. cormorant: What to do when one rare species starts eating another?

Bald eagle vs. great cormorant. It sounds like the title of a bad SciFi Channel movie, but it’s actually a serious situation that has Maine conservation officials in a quandary. Bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) left the U.S. Endangered Species List in June 2007, after a remarkable recovery, but they are still legally protected under the [...]

Keep reading »

More from Scientific American

Scientific American Holiday Sale

Scientific American Mind Digital

Get 6 bi-monthly digital issues
+ 1yr of archive access for just $9.99

Hurry this offer ends soon! >


Email this Article