Our Birds

Great Curassows

Conservation status

Vulnerable by the IUCN

Life span

24 Years

Body size

Length: 78cm to 100cm. Wingspan: 36cm to 42cm. Weight: 3.1kg to 4.8kg

Native Habitat

Eastern Mexico


Fallen Fruits, Berries, and Seeds


The base of the great curassow's bill is yellow with a round bulge. The coloring of the females varies; they can be black or chestnut-colored with black or white bars and their heads and crest may be striped with black and white. The males are a lustrous blue or black, and have white bellies.

At Bird Park Islamabad, you will be able to see their growth and true beauty in their natural environment and get to know up close how beautiful they are. We invite all of the birds lover to visit our bird aviary which is the third largest bird aviary in the world and see and enjoy it in its natural environment.

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