Good Brazilian birds and monkeys news


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This video is called Red-necked Tanager (Tangara cyanocephala).

From Wildlife Extra:

Critical Brazilian reserve expanded to protect Endangered birds and monkey

Two new additions to Brazilian reserve will help protect rare birds, critically endangered monkey

October 2013. Two new properties totalling about 237 acres (96 hectares) have been added to the Brazil’s Serra Bonita Reserve, expanding protection for six rare birds, a critically endangered monkey, the yellow-breasted capuchin, and a wide diversity of flora and additional fauna, including 330 bird species. Another measure of the conservation value of the region was illustrated in the 1990s when a world record of 458 tree species was counted in an area the size of a football field.

The acquisition of the two parcels was a joint effort involving three conservation organizations-American Bird Conservancy (ABC), Instituto Uiraçu, and Rainforest Trust (formerly called World Land Trust-US). Funding for the purchase…

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