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Until recently, scientists have avoided using global positioning system (GPS) devices on psittaciformes, commonly known as parrots. Researchers believed that the birds were just too strong and they’d break expensive tracking equipment. However, scientists from New Zealand finally created a parrot-proof GPS system.
Funding brings cutting-edge remote sensing technologies to the rapidly expanding commercial drone market. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 24, 2014 MicaSense,
Guests can buy nectar cups and hand-feed the lorikeets in walk-through aviary, open May 24-Sept. 1.
Parrot Bebop Drone, the ultra-light drone with a full HD camera digitally stabilized on its 3-axis! PARIS, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Bebop Drone, Parrot demonstrates its technological
While the use of drones by the government has been a controversial issue, some in the private sector apparently see the sky is truly the limit for the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) market.
They have come up with a very magnificent product known as Strike Alpha iPhone 5 Car Cradle that is compatible with the entire Parrot MKi and THB ranges of Bluetooth car kits. Northgate,
The New England Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary is sprouting a new community garden and Animal Support, and cofounders Julian Omidi, Maria Abaca, and Dr.
World’s leading technology to stop distracted driving now offered in Parrot ASTEROID Market. Baton Roouge, La.
Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 can fly further, capture extreme videos with new Wi-Fi technology. CHINO, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Amped Wireless, the leading
The Cuban Macaw or the Cuban Red Macaw (Ara tricolor) is an extinct species of parrot that was native to Cuba and the Isla de la Juventud, an island off of the coast of west Cuba. At around 18 to 20 inches long it was one of the smaller members of the Ara genus of macaws. It was the last species of macaw that was native to the Caribbean islands to go extinct. A number of skins are preserved in museums; however, no eggs have survived. A pair was kept in the royal menagerie at Schonbrunn...
The Blue-fronted Amazon (Amazona aestiva), also known as the Turquoise-fronted Amazon and Blue-fronted Parrot, is a species of parrot that is found in eastern Brazil, northeastern Bolivia, Paraguay and northern Argentina. Its preferred habitat is forests (except dense humid forests), woodlands, savannas, and palm groves. There is a small feral population of this species in the greener parts of Stuttgart in Germany. Two subspecies are recognized. The adult is about 15 inches long and has...
The Blue-winged Parrotlet (Forpus xanthopterygius) is a species of parrot found throughout most of South America. The Turquoise-rumped Parrotlet (Forpus xanthopterygius spengeli) is sometimes considered a separate species (rather than a subspecies). The Blue-winged Parrotlet's habitat is woodland, scrub, savanna, and pastures. Though it is widespread and fairly common, it is more commonly found in the Amazon Basin. Six subspecies are recognized. The adult is only 4.75 inches long. It is...
The Hyacinth Macaw (Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus), or Hyacinthine Macaw, is a species of parrot that is found in South America. It exists in three main colonies: the Pantanal region of Brazil, the Cerrado region of eastern Brazil, and around the Tocantins River, Xingu River, TapajÃ³s River, and the MarajÃ³ island in the eastern Amazon Basin of Brazil. They are also found in eastern Bolivia and northeastern Paraguay. Its habitat is palm swamps, woodlands, and other semi-open wooded areas. It...
The Red-shouldered Macaw (Diopsittaca nobilis), also known as the Noble Macaw, Long-wing Macaw, and Hahn's Macaw, is a species of parrot native to Venezuela, the Guianas, Bolivia, Brazil, and far south-eastern Peru. It is found mostly in tropical lowlands, savannah and swamplands. This is not considered an endangered species, although populations in the wild have declined due to habitat loss. Though not considered endangered, it is illegal to export wild caught birds of this species. The...
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