Posted by: Sandy Steinman | July 19, 2015

Where Are The World’s Best Birds?

Atlas Obscura says

Species for species, the French territory of New Caledonia, in the South Pacific, has the world’s best birds.

To crown the area with the best birds, first, we have to decide our criteria for what “the best birds” even are. First up: there must be several interesting bird species that occur nowhere else on Earth. Second: To be a “good” bird, a bird must have something superlative. It could be very large or very small, very bright, very loud, very smart, very weird, very cute, or very threatening

Read full article at The Elaborate Case for Where the Best Birds in the World Live | Atlas Obscura.


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