Update: Resolution for Monk Parakeets

Image: Monk Parakeet

Last week, Travis Audubon drew attention to the maintenance practices impacting Monk Parakeets on power lines in Austin. After a flurry of responses, Austin Energy and Travis Audubon agreed yesterday to work together to find a solution that will minimize harm to nesting birds while protecting the safety of Austin’s residents and energy users. Read the joint statement here.