Birds upon Bovines - symbiosis perfected!

The Cattle Egret's story is so interesting!

We have all seen these white birds sitting atop of livestock. And yet, during their breeding season the Cattle Egret's plumage changes so much (and so beautifully) that they look like an entirely different species!

This month Jim Butler brings us some wonderful facts about these "New Australians" - relatively recent arrivals to our shores.

You will learn about their global expansion and breeding and feeding habits, and the reasons behind their affiliation with livestock.

Please click here to open the November/December 2018 issue of Feather Fascination.