WHITE COCKATOOCacatua alba
Conservation Status: Lower Risk / Least Concern
Plumage is white, including the crest
15 – 16 oz
Indonesian Islands of Moluccas, Obi, Batjan, Tidore, and Ternate
When plant growth has reached its peak between December and March
Seeds, fruits, nuts, berries, and insects
Noisy and destructive
1. When alarmed, it will slowly raise and lower its crest while hissing at the same time.
2. Only raise one chick (the healthiest) from each clutch.
3. Both sexes incubate the eggs.