Sacramento Zoo Birds
Species List and Fact Sheets
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Due to exhibit maintenance, weather conditions and animal care requirements, some of the animals may not be viewable. If you are interested in a particular species, please call (916) 808-5888 or email the Member & Visitor Services Office to find out if you will be able to see those animals during your visit.

Birds

Abyssinian Ground Hornbill   Not Threatened Symbol                             video
Abyssinian Ground Hornbill

African Pygmy Falcon Vulnerable Symbol
African Pygmy Falcon

American Flamingo Vulnerable Symbol                                             video
American Flamingo

American White Pelican Not Threatened Symbol
American White Pelican

Azure-winged Magpie Vulnerable Symbol
Azure-winged Magpie

Bateleur Eagle Vulnerable Symbol
Bateleur Eagle

Burrowing Owl Vulnerable Symbol        video
Burrowing Owl

Buton Hornbill Vulnerable Symbol
Buton Hornbill

Crested Coua Not Threatened Symbol
Crested Coua

Crested Guineafowl Not Threatened Symbol
Crested Guineafowl

Emu Not Threatened Symbol                           video
Emu

Fulvous Whistling Duck Not Threatened Symbol
Fulvous Whistling Duck

Great Hornbill Endangered Symbol
 Great Hornbill

Greater Roadrunner Not Threatened Symbol
Greater Roadrunner

Himalayan Monal Pheasant Vulnerable Symbol
Himalayan Monal Pheasant

King Vulture Vulnerable Symbol
King Vultures

Laughing Kookaburra Not Threatened Symbol                                         video
Laughing Kookaburra

Orinoco Goose Not Threatened Symbol
Orinoco Goose

Plain-colored Amazon Vulnerable Symbol
Plain-colored Amazon

Red-billed Hornbill Not Threatened Symbol
Red-billed Hornbill

Rhinoceros Hornbill Vulnerable Symbol
Rhinoceros Hornbill

South American Comb Duck Vulnerable Symbol
South American Comb Duck

Southern Crested Screamer  Not Threatened Symbol
Southern Crested Screamer

Southern White-faced Owl Vulnerable Symbol                                         video
Southern White-faced Owl

Spur-winged Lapwing Not Threatened Symbol
Spur-winged Lapwing

Tawny Frogmouth Not Threatened Symbol   video
Tawny Frogmouth

Thick-billed Parrot Endangered Symbol
Thick-billed Parrot

White-faced Whistling Duck Not Threatened Symbol
White-faced Whistling Duck

Yellow-billed Magpie Not Threatened Symbol
Yellow-billed Magpie

 

* The Zoo determines each species extinction status level by compiling resources from the following agencies: The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) Appendices, US Fish and Wildlife Endangered Species Act (ESA), International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) Red List, and the European Union Wildlife Trade Regulations.

Photo credit: Lauren Kraft, Tananarive Aubert, Sacramento Zoo Staff

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