National Geographic : 1950 May
© National Geographic Society 646 nouacurome uo rant A.Lant Wild Birds Spend Their Brilliance on the Unappreciative Jungle. In Zoos, Where They May Be Admired, Scarlet Turns aDrab Pink Forty years ago hosts of scarlet ibis ranged South American shores from Colombia to Brazil. They have become so scarce that the author spent weeks insearch before he found a single flock. Venezuelans call the bird coro-coro and its rookery a garcero (after garza, heron).