Sciencekids.com and Livescience.com both offer kid-friendly information about parrots. Sciencekids.com offers a list of fun parrot facts for kids, such as the fact that some parrots can live for over 80 years.
Livescience.com offers parrot facts including information on parrots’ habits and habitat as well as general species information. The site discusses the size of parrots and relates facts and statistics about the smallest parrot, which weighs just 0.4 ounces and the largest parrot, which can weigh up to 9 pounds. Other topics discussed include parrots’ diet, offspring, conservation status and classification or taxonomy. The site also provides links to other parrot-related resources, including links to information from the National Wildlife Federation and San Diego Zoo.