Twenty years after the species was officially declared extinct in nature, 52 Spix's macaws (Cyanopsitta spixii) arrived in Brazil’s Bahia state for eventual reintroduction back into their native habitat.
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Scarlet Macaws, Peru This pair of scarlet macaws were hand raised by biologists in the Tambopata-Candamo National Reserve and released into the wild, so they are very comfortable around people. To take this wonderful image, I was led by one of the biologists to this location.