AFA Watchbird

The AFA Watchbird
Volume XLI Number 4 & Volume XLII Number 1

Cover Image:
Great Green Macaw (Ara ambiguus)
by Mark Moore


Message from the President
Nancy Speed

Caiques: A Superspecies
Tom Marshall

2014 Convention Recap
Concetta Ferragamo

2014 AVY Award Recipients

First Breeding: Yellow-breasted Hunting Cissa Roland & Ilana Cristo

Aviculture at Tulsa Zoo
Part II – Evolving towards a Modern Collection
Josef Lindholm

COVER STORY The Great Green (Buffon's) Macaw: The Ambiguous Ara (Ara ambiguus)
Janice Boyd, PhD

Bird Endowment:
Saving the BluesTM in Bolivia
Twenty New Nest Boxes in the Barba Azul Nature Reserve
Cincinnati Zoo Funds In Situ Conservation for Blue-throated Macaws
Microsoft Donates $10,000 to Blue-throated Macaw Conservation in Bolivia
Go Blue for Blue-Throated Macaws Challenge
Schubot Mapping Complete Genome of BTM

Colorful Birds: Turquoise Parrot (Neophema pulchella)
Dr. Slobodan Ivić

Sex Life of the Parrot
Tom Marshall

The "Curious" Case of Costa Rica: The Perfect Introduction to Birding

News Highlights