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Far South Coast locals are being asked to look for the elusive swift parrot and also to collect the feathers of wetland birds. Colourful Birds, Exotic Birds, Parakeets, Parrots, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Hope Is The Thing With Feathers, Australian Birds, Bird Perch

SWIFT PARROT: One of the rare and elusive swift parrots that could be found on the Far South Coast, but your help is needed:

SWIFT parrots are heading for a boom breeding season in Tasmania, with babies hatching in man-made nesting boxes for the first time: Hatch Baby, Hope Is The Thing With Feathers, Birds And The Bees, Australian Birds, Parrot Bird, Nesting Boxes, Bird Pictures, Parrots, Tasmania

SWIFT parrots are heading for a boom breeding season in Tasmania, with babies hatching in man-made nesting boxes for the first time:

A group of arborists from Victoria volunteer to travel to Tasmania to carve out tree hollows for the critically endangered swift parrot, after the trees the birds used for nesting are cut down for firewood. Parrot Habitat, Habitat Destruction, Australian Birds, Bird Perch, Cockatiel, Exotic Birds, Endangered Species, Bird Feathers, Beautiful Birds

Arborists to carve nests for endangered parrots after trees used for firewood

A group of arborists from Victoria volunteer to travel to Tasmania to carve out tree hollows for the critically endangered swift parrot, after the trees the birds used for nesting are cut down for firewood.

b09 Swift Parrot 2008 [Chain Valley Bay] | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Hope Is The Thing With Feathers, Australian Birds, Bird Pictures, Parakeet, Swift, Parrots, Touch, Sky, Animals

b09 Swift Parrot 2008 [Chain Valley Bay]

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The Australian Government has listed the iconic Tasmanian swift parrot as critically endangered, lifting its status from endangered. The reclassification comes after researchers found the swift parrot could be extinct in as little as 16 years. Science Gifts, Australian Birds, Extinct Animals, All Birds, Bird Toys, Colorful Birds, Endangered Species, Creature Design, Swift

Swift parrot critically endangered (It is impossible for me to resent this creature)

Swift parrot hatchlings on North Bruny Island bring new hope of resurgence for endangered birds - ABC News Bruny Island, Arm Warmers, Swift, Parrot, Birds, Cuffs, Bird, Parrots

Swift parrot hatchlings on Bruny Island bring hope for endangered birds

Scientists working to save the critically endangered swift parrot are making other discoveries along the way, including how fast they can fly.

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Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor)

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