Call of elusive night parrot to be monitored by outback Queensland grazier

Elusive Night Parrot of Australia

The search for the elusive night parrot continues in outback Queensland with audio technology now being used to listen for the birds’ call. Recorders are being placed in paddocks at Noonbah Station, south-west of Longreach to record the call of the elusive night parrots at dawn and dusk. Night parrots have already been detected north-west …

Blue-throated Macaw – Reinvigorating wild population

Blue-throated macaw

Blue-throated Macaw Background Information Bolivia is home to 12 species of macaws, and most are thriving. Not among these healthy parrot populations, however, is the Critically Endangered Blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis), with less than 15 breeding pairs known to be nesting in a remote, widely dispersed range in the north of the country. Years of …