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Why These Birds Carry Flames In Their Beaks

The black kite (pictured, an animal at Madagascar’s Tsimbazaza Zoo) is one of the birds thought to spread fire in Australia.

‘Australia’s indigenous peoples have long observed “firehawks” spreading wildfires throughout the country’s tropical savannas….’

Via National Geographic

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