The mean total WBC count was similar to that reported for young free-ranging scarlet, blue-and-gold, and green-winged macaws
in Peru (34.
All the Laughing Falcons' nests, both natural cavities and nest-boxes, reported here were also previously used by Hyacinth Macaws
AWWP, which owns 2,380 hectares of prime Spix's habitat near the town of CuracEi in the Ctinga in Brazil, is involved in habitat restoration to prepare the area for reintroduction of the Spix's macaw
in the wild.
In addition they lobbied for the creation of the Maquenque National Wildlife Refuge to protect the breeding range of the macaw
This is an exhibition about the parrot in art, but for good measure there are some natural-history illustrations, including Edward Lear's graceful Blue and Yellow Macaw
and a number of Elizabeth Butterworth's superb studies, showing images of entire birds combined with heads, wings, and individual feathers on single sheets.
Hillaire and Quinteros, for example, are trying to solve a puzzle about macaw
Hakansson has faithfully reproduced the call of the Spix's macaw
using a recording, downloaded from the Web, of a single live bird.
Jim Smith holds one of his birds, a scarlet macaw
, on his property east of Marcola.
The second historic release of blue-and-gold macaws
(Ara ararauna) to the protected Nariva Swamp on the island of Trinidad took place in December 2003.
, who held Tertullian and strong-finisher Imbibing, had a 12-hour trek to the Sussex Downs on Thursday.
Aichi prefectural police on Wednesday arrested a Tokyo-based entrepreneur who allegedly sold eight rare macaws
-- birds protected by international treaty -- for a total of 300,000 yen, police said.
At a new $550 million facility in Brazil, GM is testing operation "Blue Macaw