17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Beating the Heat

Beating the heat. A Sulfur-crested cockatoo attempting to drink water from a fountain the Royal Botanical Garden Sydney. They are extremely intelligent birds, and have adapted very well to living in Australia’s urban centers.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Sydney, Australia
Camera: COOLPIX P510
Copyright: © Andrew Petlock