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Escaped pet parrots are now naturalized in 23 US states, study finds

An ecologist with the University of Chicago, along with researchers at Cornell University and the University of Michigan, has been looking into parrot species in the United States. Published in the Journal of Ornithology, their work uses databases of bird sightings to show that parrots previously kept as pet are now breeding in the wild.

Source: Escaped pet parrots are now naturalized in 23 US states, study finds