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By Matt Cameron

Cockatoos are huge, clever and engaging birds. Of the 21 acknowledged species, 14 ensue in Australia, with 3 of those additionally present in New Guinea. Seven species are allotted around the islands of south-east Asia. whereas many species are universal or plentiful, an expanding quantity face extinction because of habitat loss, the unlawful chook exchange and international warming.
Extensively illustrated, Cockatoos seems on the ecology and conservation of those iconic birds, together with their evolution, distribution, hobbies, feeding and copy. It examines the pest prestige of cockatoos, the influence of the unlawful chook exchange and the function performed via aviculturists in cockatoo conservation programs.

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