These Monk Parakeets are making themselves at home:
They’ve spread in many European countries because of escapes from the pet trade. Their effect is disastrous.
I stumble upon a tree which has several of their enormous communal nests. They seem compelled to keep building and growing their nests.
Their flightpath is hectic:
This image sums up the streets of Rome and their exotic visitors to me:
Safe, high in their nest, this one is making some seemingly much needed adjustments:
They are certainly at home here, and so am I.