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WEC257: Florida's Introduced Birds: Monk Parakeet (Myiopsitta monachus)

Figure 6. Monk Parakeets are the only parrots that build nests out of sticks instead of nesting in cavities. They prefer to build these nests in tall trees (like this palm) or on manmade structures.

Credit: J. Dietrich, Wikimedia Project, 2008