The Grand Cayman blue iguana is one of the world's most endangered species, considered functionally extinct, with as few as ten individuals left in the wild only a few years ago. But the population got a boost when three of the iguanas hatched Sept 18. The births are part of an intensive managed breeding program with the center for Conservation and Research for Endangered Species (CRES), the Blue Iguana Recovery Program and other agencies and zoos trying to save the iguana from disappearing forever.
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