Exotic Parrot Colonies Are Flourishing Across the Country
From Los Angeles to Miami, feral parrots have become a common sight. Are they invasive pests, or a conservation boon?
Photo: Aaron Maizlish/Flickr (CC BY NC 2.0)
|Family||African and New World Parrots|
|Habitat||Native populations in tropical and subtropical woodlands, farmlands, and plantations; feral US populations in the Rio Grande Valley of southern Texas.|
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