The Real Macaw

Additional Web and Print Resources

Web Sites

Macaw Landing Foundation

An extensive site from a foundation dedicated to the preservation of macaws.

The Blue Macaws

Information on these remarkable birds from Tony Pittman.

Tropical Nature

Learn more about Dr. Charlie Munn’s ecotourism organization and find out how you can donate to his work.

Tropical Nature Travel

Learn more about the Timpia Lodge and Hyacinth Camps featured on the show. Books

Print Resources

Abramson, Joanne. THE LARGE MACAWS: THEIR CARE, BREEDING, AND CONSERVATION. New York: Raintree Publications, 1996.

Bell, Elizabeth. LET’S SAVE THE SCARLET MACAWS IN THE RAINFOREST OF PETÉN, GUATEMALA. Washington, D.C.: Antigua Tours, 2002.

Juniper, Tony. PARROTS: A GUIDE TO PARROTS OF THE WORLD. New Haven CT: Yale University Press, 1998.

Juniper, Tony. SPIX’S MACAW: THE RACE TO FIND THE WORLD’S RAREST BIRD. New York: HarperCollins, 2002.

Lantermann, Werner. THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MACAWS. London: TFH Publications, 1996.

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