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Prikichi declared Aruba national bird

The Parke Nacional Arikok is seeking to hire 5 new staff members

Brown-throated Parakeet

Has a flash of bright yellow-green caught your attention on any of the ABC islands? It must have been the Brow-throated Parakeet (Aratinga pertinax).

Northern Caracara

The Northern Caracara (Caracara cheriway) is referred to as the tropical version of the vulture, with their scavenging behaviour.

American Kestrel

The American Kestrel (Falco sparverius), often referred to as “Sparrow Hawk”, is a beautiful small bird of prey that lives on all six Dutch Caribbean Islands.

Aruban Burrowing Owl

The Aruban Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia arubensis), known locally as Shoco, is an endemic sub-species of burrowing owl that occurs only on Aruba.

Aruba Island Rattlesnake

The Aruba Island Rattlesnake (Crotalus unicolor), known locally as the Cascabel, is one of the world’s rarest species of rattlesnake and occurs only on Aruba.