Macaw Facts You Might Not Know

How many macaw species exist in the wild?

a) About 8
b) About 12
c) About 17
d) About 22

Answer: c) About 17 macaw species exist in the wild. They are found only in the New World. Several macaw species are endangered, and some may already be extinct in the wild. These colorful birds face many threats, including illegal trapping for the pet trade and habitat loss.

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