• Short Summary

    Australia's varied and colourful birdlife is being threatened. Already urban growth and farmland development have?

  • Description

    Australia's varied and colourful birdlife is being threatened. Already urban growth and farmland development have reduced the numbers of birds to such an extent that some species are recognised as endangered. Now there's another problem: nest robbers. The native parrot is highly prized by bird fanciers both within Australia and overseas, and stealing them from their nests and smuggling them has become common and lucrative. The ABC's Brendan Wood reports.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6VQY594C30Q8HEKHZ478ZUO1O
    Media URN:
    VLVA6VQY594C30Q8HEKHZ478ZUO1O
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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