Flying The Coop
More information on the spread and effects of the Monk parakeet can be found here.
More information on the distribution and identification of this common species can be found here.
Did You Know?
In the 1800s John James Audubon noted that the sky was often darkened by the flocks of numerous birds above. Since the early 20th century, around 93% of the wading bird population has vanished. Much of the wildlife left in south Florida depends on Everglades National Park for a home.