The macaw is found in forests, rainforests, woodlands or savannah-like habitats depending on species.
IN THE WILD – Fruit, nuts and seeds
IN THE ZOO – Nuts, seeds, apples and bananas
- Males and females look alike
- Mate for life
- 17 different species of macaws
- Use beak as a third foot when climbing
- Can travel up to 35 mph due to wide wingspan and hollow bones