Did you know?
Macaws communicate with a variety of calls, from a soft voice to a harsh, loud screech. They “blush” when excited and can voluntarily constrict their pupils.
March 2022: Kathryn Bacik
April 2022: Kristi Hurst
August 2022: Willow Durci
Rainforests, swamps and forests in South America
34 inches long with a 20 inch tail
about 2-3 pounds
50 - 75 years
palm fruit, nuts, fruits, leaf buds and plant material
2-4 eggs hatch after 24-25 days
Illegal pet trade; Habitat loss and predators