The neoplasm affecting the liver in this macaw
were characteristic of a bile duct carcinoma.
Caption: Hyacinth macaw
, named for its deep blue color
We sampled food resources consumption by Blue-and-Yellow Macaws
through direct observations, with the aid of an 8 x 40 binoculars, while walking the same transects described above.
I have performed many artificial inseminations in parrots over the years but none have been as special as the ones in the Spix," he said while recalling that as a boy, following the sad story of the disappearance of the Spix's macaw
in the wild, he dreamt about becoming involved in its conservation.
can live 50 to 75 years and often outlive their owners.
In this paper, we report military macaws
on Isla San Pedro Nolasco (27[degrees]58'N, 111[degrees]22'W), Sonora, Mexico.
are homed in a vast cage, or "flight corridor," where they can move relatively freely ahead of their future release.
In Nicaragua, as in all the other countries in the macaw
's range, macaws
are victims of the pet trade.
A team comprising two Orissa Police crime branch officers and a wildlife official is in Gurgaon to trace two rare macaws
stolen from the Bhubaneswar zoo.
As with most macaws
, the Scarlet Macaw
's range is now fragmented and reduced due to habitat destruction and intense poaching for the pet trade (Snyder et al.
Government officials there wanted a dam, too, and the fact that it would threaten a unique population of jaguars, tapirs and critically endangered scarlet macaws
didn't faze them.
They hope that understanding how macaws
live will help efforts to save the birds.