We're delighted to have a strong population of strange-tailed tyrants at the reserve. So much so that we've adopted these beautiful and endangered birds as the symbol of the Trust
The Monk Parakeet is a beautifully marked Parakeet that is abundant throughout north and central Argentina. It is often persecuted due to its communal nesting behaviour and noisy disposition.
It is predomanantly bright green with a grey forehead and throat. The breast gives the impression of being wavy grey/white. The trailing edge of the wing is a bright blue which is normally seen in flight