Military Macaw - Ara militaris

Length 2.3-2.3 ft (70.0-71.0 cm)
Weight 2.1-2.5 lb (972-1134 g)
Clutch Size 2-3
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Vulnerable
Continents:NA, SA

The Military Macaw is a large parrot that is found in the forests of Mexico and South America. The population of this bird has been decreasing due to deforestation and capture for the pet trade.

Military Macaws eat seeds, fruits, nuts, berries and other vegetation found on treetops in the forest.

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