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Wild Parrots of Concepcion

A nanday (black-hooded) parakeet of the group sometimes appearing around Jefferson High School.   I spent months checking for these birds all around the neighborhood and Balcones Heights. Finally they showed up out of nowhere, and that day,¬†immediately started a nest-building exercise, using scraps of palm bark.¬† There are lots of big old palm trees…