Breeding Project Begins for Endangered Okinawa Rail

Japan’s Ministry of Environment has announced that it will undertake a breeding project for the Okinawa Rail, categorized as “critically endangered” (the most threatened species) on the Ministry’s bird Red List. The Ministry has set a numeric target of two hundred for captive breeding by the end of FY2017.

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Updated: February 17, 2012 — 7:38 pm

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