Check out the newly discovered bird!!! 

(Sarah would have named the species Chad!)

Articles submitted by Steph Donaldson and Steve Vincent

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20061010/ap_on_sc/colombia_bird_discovery

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2006/10/061006072224.htm

A new bird to science was recently discovered on an unexplored mountain range in northern Colombia by a team supported by the BP Conservation Programme. It was named "Yariguies Brush-Finch," with the scientific name Atlapetes latinuchus yariguierum.


A new bird to science was recently discovered on an unexplored mountain range in northern Columbia by a team supported by the BP Conservation Programme. It was named "Yariguies Brush-Finch," with the scientific name Atlapetes latinuchus yariguierum. (Image courtesy of Conservation International)