‘Alala poised to breed this year in the wild

Courtesy of SAN DIEGO ZOO GLOBAL A public presentation on the current status of the ‘alala, or Hawaiian crow, is planned for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Volcano Art Center Niaulani Campus located at 19-4074 Old Volcano Road in Volcano Village.

A group of ‘alala released into the wild in 2017 might produce their first offspring this year.