Birds and people

Johnson, Jinny
January 2003
Birds (1-59084-447-5);2003, p46
Book Chapter
The article presents information on the relationship between birds and humans. People buying and selling caged birds has led to some species, such as the parrot and the hyacinth macaw, becoming extremely rare. In some parts of the world, people still keep falcons for hunting. Many kinds of birds are raised for their eggs and meat, including chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys. Starlings are very common city birds. INSET: I DON'T BELIEVE IT!.


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