Which endangered species has been re-introduced in the Vermilion Cliffs National Monument?
A California condor
B Red fox
C Golden eagle
The California condor, a critically endangered species, has a significant link to Vermilion Cliffs National Monument. This giant bird faced near-extinction, with only 27 individuals remaining in the 1980s. A portion of the condor population was relocated to the Vermilion Cliffs, where they were nurtured and protected. Today, the bird stands as a symbol of successful conservation, with an estimated population of about 560.
The correct answer is California condor.