These birds form flocks of several hundred individuals. They often feed on the ground with some birds staying up in the trees to act as sentries watching for danger.
The mobile crest of the sulfur crested cockatoo is used to communicate the bird's mood or to attract a mate.
Forests, swamp, farmland and savannas
Seeds, nuts, fruits, blossoms and insects
Australia and surrounding islands
Adults / Teens: $8.75
Ages 2 - 12: $5.75
Ages 1 & Under: FREE
3601 Thomas Rd Baton Rouge, LA 70807
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