On 9/09/11, Angela wrote:
> Hello~ I live in NE Arkansas. A beautiful parrot-like bird
> has either escaped or has been let go, and has found its way
> to my back yard bird feeder. It won't let me near it, and
> I'm concerned it won't survive the winter. :( Also, can
> anyone help me identify it?
> It is mostly green with some yellow. It has a dark brown
> head, bright white rings around the eyes, bright red beak,
> and I'd say it's about the size of a wild bird called a
> rose-breasted grosbeak. I thought it might be a hanging
> parrot because it was hanging upside down from a power line
> above before flying down to the ground to feed. I've
> searched the internet with no luck of an I.D.
> Thanks in advance~