Once more 100+ Red Crowned Parrots. Spotted perching on wires.
They are not seen in this area everyday. This is the second day consecutively.
More flying in from a NW direction.
Light Showers/ Drizzling
Winds: 10 mph SE
76 degrees F
Cloud Cover 92%
Time 7:00-8:00 am
Photo quality low, used phone camera.
Cerca de 20 pericos
Cheeky devil perched on someone's kayak. 1 of 2 hanging around the cafe, which had prominent "no refunds if the kea take your lunch!" signs posted. Later saw one of them flying across the road with a whole sandwich in its beak.
At least 100-120 Red-crowned parrots. They were seen perching on several nogales (walnut trees) around the area, an avocado tree, fresno, palm tree, ebano, and several citrus trees . Other trees I couldn't identify. All located 1-2 blocks away from each other.
Winds: 6mph SE
76-78 degrees F
Cloud Cover 100%
Time 8:00-9:00 am
5 individuals eating at Styphnolobium japonicum, but a lot of are seeing all the afternoon at the Technological Center of Vallès (Cerdanyola)
Parrots, also known as psittacines /ˈsɪtəsaɪnz/, are birds of the roughly 372 species in 86 genera that make up the order Psittaciformes, found in most tropical and subtropical regions. The order is subdivided into three superfamilies: the Psittacoidea ('true' parrots), the Cacatuoidea (cockatoos) and the Strigopoidea (New Zealand parrots). Parrots have a generally pantropical distribution with several species inhabiting temperate regions in the Southern Hemisphere as well. The greatest diversity of parrots is in South America...