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Parrot Makes Surprise Appearance On Traffic Camera

When it comes to roadside cameras, it’s hard to imagine anything more commonplace than a steady stream of automobiles and trucks passing past all day long.

However, owing to the charming curiosity of one feathered resident in Brazil, one particular traffic camera’s broadcast suddenly got a whole lot more fascinating.

Operators of one of the cameras noted, “This morning, we received a special visit there in one of the cameras.”

They observed this:

The bird was later recognized as a turquoise-fronted parrot, a brightly colored endemic species to the area.

If the parrot’s beauty is overshadowed by the camera’s close-up, here it is in its full splendor:

The parrot’s brief appearance at the traffic camera was adorable, and you’d be hard-pressed to find better viewing.

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