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 Purplish-Jay is quite common in the gallery woods near the river - less so in the Marsh area. It is noisy and gregarious like all Jays.
Size around 30-35cm it has a dark hood and bib with pinkish/brown underparts and a long purplish tail.
It is known as Urraca Morada in Argentina.