Monk Parakeets

Monk parakeets in Amityville (credit: CBS 2)

Excitement Soars Over Tropical Birds On Long Island

A colony of tropical parakeets has been living on Long Island for decades, providing a thrill for Suffolk County residents.


Monk Parakeet (file / credit: Ujorge via Wikipedia)

Effort On To Save Monk Parakeets Of Edgewater

When a contractor tore down tree nests built by a flock of monk parakeets along River Road near Route 5 in Edgewater, Alison Evans-Fragale rushed over and put up a man-made nesting platform.