Paradise Park

Wildlife Sanctuary • Cornwall

Events and things to do throughout the year including Easter Egg Hunts, summer flying displays, Quiz trails around the Park, Halloween Disco and more.

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The gardens are designed to complement the exotic wildlife at Paradise Park, and to provide plenty of nectar for native pollinators.

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Make it a birthday to remember with your choice of four themed party rooms with the birthday child’s name displayed on the door.

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Parrots are intelligent, charismatic and beautiful, but sensitive and demanding – as pets they are a BIG responsibility!

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Latin Name: Guaruba guarouba
Status: Endangered
Population: World population 1000-2499
Distribution: North Eastern Brazil
Interesting Fact: Size: 34 cm (13.3 in)
Adult Weight: 270g (9.5 oz)

Golden Conure

Also known as ‘Queen of Bavaria’s Conure’, this lovely parrot has become endangered for many reasons: Trapping and destruction of nest sites, deforestation due to road building and human colonisation. They have also had to face the flooding of an important habitat in order to create a reservoir.

Little is known about the habits and behaviour of wild Golden Conures. The World Parrot Trust has a fund which will first help to pay for research to pinpoint the problems this species faces in the wild.

Several chicks have been hand-reared at Paradise Park, but ideally we would like them raise their own young.

Learn more on the World Parrot Trust website here

 

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