When only a handful of individuals remain, you might think all is lost. Yet scientists have used their ingenuity to save species even when the situation is beyond dire, as these stories of horses, California condors and other species illustrate.
President & CEO, Defenders of Wildlife
Curator of Birds, San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Senior Curator, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
Maui Nui Coordinator for the Plant Extinction Prevention Program
Conservation Ecologist, Conservation Ecology Center, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute