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The Rose-Ringed Parakeet

Episode 4 of 5

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 23 August 2012

Alison Steadman tells the story of how and why the Rose-ringed Parakeet became a British bird. Are alien birds apt expressions of our botched tenancy of the planet? Should we be more careful about how we meddle with nature?
Producer: Tim Dee.


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