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Listen to nature: explore bird wildlife sounds: Parrots, Turacos and Cuckoos

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African Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus
"Alex" in conversation with keeper, recorded by Martin Kurzik, USA.
Amazon Parrots Amazona farinosa
calls, recorded by Richard Ranft, September 1985, Tambopata Wildlife Reserve, Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios, Peru.
Bannerman's Turaco Turaco bannermani
from "African Birds Sounds - vol 2" CD, recorded by Nick Gardner, 22 March 1997, Bafut-Nguemba Forest Reserve, Cameroon.
Eurasian Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Song and 'gowking' from two males, bubbling calls from distant female, from "British Bird Sounds on CD", recorded by A. Rex Ashby, 22 May 1985, New Forest, Hampshire, England.
Green Turaco Turaco persa
calls, recorded by Francoise Dowsett-Lemaire, 20 March 1988, Chappa Waddi, Nigeria.
Guira Cuckoo Guira guira
alarm calls, recorded by Jake Willis, 14 July 1999, Casco, Caazapa department, Paraguay.
Hyacinth Macaw Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus
30 birds, recorded by Ron Kettle, 16 August 1992, Pantanal, Brazil.
Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri
calls, recorded by Richard Ranft, 17 January 1988, Bromley, Kent, England.
Sparkie Williams Melopsittacus undulatus
talking, recorded in England.
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