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Birds in our Fighting Extinction Program
21 Birds & the Komodo Dragon


The IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) determines the Conservation Status of all Animal Species


Birds of Paradise & Komodo Dragons are ‘Protected Species’ under the laws of Indonesia.

BALI STARLING - CURIK BALI Leucopsar rothschildi


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet trade, habitat loss .
Strategy
Active breeding Program / supply needs with Captive bred birds, share knowledge, Awareness Program, Audit release programs, Audit wild Birds.
Present Position
Ongoing success in developing a stong internationally recognized Gene pool, successful breeding pairs, successful exchange programs and release program support. Awareness program .
JAVAN HAWK-EAGLE - ELANG JAWA Nisaetus bartelsi


Threat
Habitat loss & illegal hunting for the pet trade.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Finding successful mates our birds – learning needs for Raptor breeding. Have a pair that maybe will nest – planning a nest.
KOMODO DRAGON - KOMODO Varanus komodoensis


Threat
Habitat loss and poaching.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Creating a breeding enclosure specifically for Komodo Dragon breeding, communication with local conservation groups – wild release program planned for 2021.
KING BIRD-OF-PARADISE - CENDERAWASIH RAJA Cicinnurus regius


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet trade, habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Two breeding pairs – nests have been prepped but no eggs yet. Awareness program.
LESSER BIRD-OF-PARADISE - CENDERAWASIH KUNING KECIL Paradisaea minor


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet Trade, Ornamental feathers.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Successfully bred at the Park (this is a very rare occasion!). Awareness program.
GREATER BIRD-OF-PARADISE - CENDERAWASIH KUNING BESAR Paradisaea apoda


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet Trade, Ornamental feathers.
Strategy
Encourage breeding / supply needs with Captive breeding, awareness program.
Present Position
Successfully bred at the Park.
RED BIRD-OF-PARADISE - CENDERAWASIH MERAH Paradisaea rubra


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet Trade, Ornamental feathers.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive breeding, awareness program.
Present Position
Successfully bred at the Park (this is a very rare occasion!).
WILSON’S BIRD-OF-PARADISE - CENDERAWASIH BOTAK Cicinnurus respublica


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet Trade, Ornamental feathers.
Strategy
Find a suitable mate & encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive breeding, awareness program.
Present Position
Preparing documentation for Species exchange program.
TWELVE-WIRED BIRD-OF-PARADISE - CENDERAWASIH MATI-KAWAT Seleucidis melanoleucus


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet Trade, Ornamental feathers.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive breeding, awareness program.
Present Position
In breeding enclosure.
MAGNIFICENT BIRD-OF-PARADISE - CENDERAWASIH BELAH ROTAN Cicinnurus magnificus


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet Trade, Ornamental feathers.
Strategy
Find a suitable mate & encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive breeding, awareness program.
Present Position
Preparing documentation for Species exchange program.
BLACK-WINGED MYNA - JALAK BODAS Acridotheres melanopterus


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet and song bird trade, habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
One breeding pair – exchange program based on successful breeding, agreements in place.
GREY-RUMPED MYNA - JALAK NUSA Acridotheres tertius


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet and song bird trade, habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Sourcing fertile females for male birds.
ASIAN PIED STARLING - JALAK SUREN Gracupica contra jalla


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet and song bird trade, habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
In breeding enclosure.
NICOBAR PIGEON - JUNAI EMAS Caloenas nicobarica


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet trade, huge habitat loss new predators (cats).
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Successfully bred on many occasions, very good gene pool and exchanged with many other zoos worldwide.
TANIMBAR CORELLA - KAKATUA TANIMBAR Cacatua goffini


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet trade, habitat loss, treated as a pest by local farmers as it likes to eat commercial corn crops.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Enabling a breeding program and assisting local programs in release and awareness.
SALMON-CRESTED COCKATOO - KAKATUA SERAM MALUKU Cacatua moluccensis


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet trade – one of the most expensive pet birds in the world - habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds Successful bred on 3 occasions.
Present Position
Assisting local hunters to earn a living from bird tourism rather than bird theft – very successful.
CITRON COCKATOO - KAKATUA CEMPAKA Cacatua s. citrinocristata


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet trade –- habitat loss, treated as a pest by local farmers.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Enabling a breeding program and assisting local programs in release and awareness.
YELLOW-CRESTED COCKATOO - KAKATUA JAMBUL KUNING KECIL Cacatua sulphurea


Threat
Hunted for illegal Pet trade as it is an extremely friendly and popular bird for the ‘pet’market. – habitat loss, treated as a pest by local farmers.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Birds in breeding program, communicating with local groups.
PALM COCKATOO - KAKATUA RAJA Probosciger aterrimus


Threat
An amazing looking bird and very popular with the ‘pet’ trade - Hunted for illegal Pet trade - habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Many successful bred at the park – used in the park for FE awareness – an icon for the Bird Park Fighting Extinshion awareness program. Communicating with local and International groups.
LESSER ADJUTANT - BANGAU TONG-TONG Leptoptilos javanicus


Threat
Hunted for food –- habitat loss, treated as a pest by local farmers.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Establishing breeding pairs and learning how to creat a proper environment for breeding.
MILKY STORK - BANGAU BLUWOK Mycteria cinerea


Threat
Habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Finding successful mates for the single bird – learning needs for Captive Stork breeding.
WOOLLYNECK STORK - SANDANG LAWE Leptoptilos javanicus


Threat
Habitat loss.
Strategy
Encourage breeding and supply needs with Captive bred birds.
Present Position
Finding successful mates for the single bird – learning needs for Captive Stork breeding.

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