FEEDING TIME

CARNABY’S BLACK COCKATOO

CALYPTORHYNCHUS LATIROSTRIS

STATUS: ENDANGERED

A Carnaby’s black cockatoo gives food and comfort to a hungry youngster. These charismatic birds, native to the south-west of Western Australia, are declining in numbers due to loss of habitat and are more frequently coming into urban areas in search of food.

Coodanup, Western Australia

Canon EOS 7D Mk II, 400mm, 1/3200, f/6.3, ISO 6400, handheld

by Cherilyn Corker