[LMB] What animals would the Firsters have brought to Barrayar-to-be?
marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Fri Apr 8 14:03:54 BST 2016
On Thu, 7 Apr 2016 16:35:31 -0700, Agnes Charrel-Berthillier
<agnes at charrel.net> wrote:
>On 4/7/16 3:22 PM, Karen Hunt wrote:
>> Andover in Equinoxwild cockatoos. A couple of pairs of them escaped, or
>> were let loose, several decades ago. They now have these big
>> rainbow-colored birds all over the place, and people will feed them. The
>> sanitation crews wanted to get rid of them, but the Dome shareholders voted
>> them down."
>On the real life version of the back to the kind-of-wild cockatoos:
>"U.S. researchers are launching studies on Mexico's red-crowned parrot
>a species that has been adapting so well to living in cities in
>California and Texas after escaping from the pet trade that the
>population may now rival that in its native country."
We have various parrot-family escapees in the UK too.
And small scorpions that live in the brickwork at Ongar Tube station
All sunshine makes a desert. - Arabic proverb
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