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Vocabulary Words

  • Monk Parakeet – also known as a Quaker parrot. smaller version of a parrot
  • Colonial Nesters – a large congregation of individuals of one or more species of bird that nest or roost in proximity at a particular location
  • Invasive Species – not native to area and harmful to environment

Fun Facts

  • Monk Parakeet eggs are white.
  • Monk Parakeets, while not native to Connecticut, have not been shown to be harmful to environment and are not technically an invasive species
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