Why are some bird species considered a pest?
Pest birds will compete with native birds by taking their food and displacing them from their habitats. They are responsible for the spread of disease and weeds, making noise and mess, spreading parasitic bird mite as a result of their nesting material. Some onmnivorous feeders are scavengers.
INTERESTING FACTS: did you know that the Indian Myna was introduced Introduced into Melbourne 1863, Northern QLD 1883 to control Locusts and Cane Beetles.
Some of the common pest birds