Skooter reporting 09/12/12
The Philippine Cockattoo or the Kalangay
This lovely Philippine cockatoo, belongs to the family of parrots. The Kalangay has snowy white feathers throughout her body. Its life span can live up to 50 long years, this marvelous and very elegant bird (see the amazing antics of this bird by visiting this link: Fascinating Animal Tactics), the Kalangay can measure up to 33 cms. in length and can weigh up to 0.39 kgs. The population of Kalangay, is likely to be in between 1,000 to 4,000, and they are now protected in Subterranean River National Park which was voted as one of the seven natural wonders of the world that was launched by http://sevennaturalwonders.org/ last year.