A quick search for “cassowary” on Facebook or YouTube will reveal many pages and video clips, not all of which we’d recommend! Here are some of the better ones, which members of the Cassowary Recovery Team have contributed to.
DISCLAIMER: these are external sources and the crt bears no responsibilty for the accuracy of information or views expressed.
Cassowaries on Facebook
- ARF Cassowary Fanpage http://www.facebook.com/?ref=hpskip#!/arfcassowary
- Daintree Region Cassowary Group http://www.facebook.com/cassowarydaintree?sk=wall
- Mission Beach Cassowaries www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=120942903263
- Save The Cassowary http://www.facebook.com/?sk=2361831622#!/SaveCassowary
Cassowaries on YouTube
Inside Nature’s Giants | A natural history documentary series by Windfall Films for Channel 4 UK, dissects the largest animals on the planet to uncover their evolutionary secrets. Members of the CRT assisted in the filming of the episode The Dinosaur Bird about the Southern Cassowary:
The Dinosaur Bird: Part 1 15 minutes
The Dinosaur Bird: Part 2 15 minutes
The Dinosaur Bird: Part 3 15 minutes
The Dinosaur Bird: Part 4 3 minutes
A ranger captured some remarkable footage of a male cassowary feeding his chicks at one of DERM’s supplementary feeding station after Cyclone Yasi:
There is also a longer clip of the raw footage.