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Swarm of Quelea quelea at waterhole (click on image to enlarge it)
Author:Alastair Rae
Source: Wikimedia Commons
Vernacular names
• Deutsch: Vögel
• English: birds
• Español: pájaros
• Français: oiseaux

Aves - (pest birds)

A number of species of birds are considered agricultural or nuisance pests. These typically form swarms which cause damage to crops (e.g. seed predation), damage buildings or pose health risks. In addition, a number of species are considered invasive and aggressively compete with native species.

Benificial birds (e.g. predators of other pests) are listed under "predators - birds".

The following groups of pest birds are currently included in the system: