Hawaiian Bird at Risk of Extinction Hopes for the survival of a rare Hawaiian bird are fading. One of three known surviving puo'li (pronounced po-oh-OH-lee) birds died, leaving what are believed to be only two females of the species left. NPR's John Nielsen reports.

Hawaiian Bird at Risk of Extinction

Hawaiian Bird at Risk of Extinction

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Hopes for the survival of a rare Hawaiian bird are fading. One of three known surviving puo'li (pronounced po-oh-OH-lee) birds died, leaving what are believed to be only two females of the species left. NPR's John Nielsen reports.