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Bird Watching: Rio Grande Valley, Texas Parrots

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Fauther
Mcallen, TX

July 24, 2012
8:31 PM

Post #9217568

Just blocks from my house at Hackberry Park, several old palm tree trunks have been strapped to a telephone poll, attracting the local Red-crowned Parrot population. Yes, population! Flocks can be regularly seen here in McAllen and throughout the Rio Grande Valley. In this picture, a juvenile Red-crowned Parrot patiently awaits its parents as the day slips away.

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ducbucln
Kelseyville, CA
(Zone 8b)

July 25, 2012
7:29 AM

Post #9217907

Sure is a cute one-great photo.

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