Conservation Status

Most species aren't at risk of becoming extinct, dying out. However, populations may decline if the amount of rainforest is reduced.


Unlike the Warner Brothers bird in the cartoon, the roadrunner doesn't say, "Beep, beep." The roadrunner coos, travels at a speed of 15 miles per hour (24 kilometers per hour) through the desert, and is wily about protecting its nest. The roadrunner will pretend to have a broken wing to lure predators, animals that hunt it for food, away from its nest.

Common cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) Breeding Nonbreeding

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