Many of the birds in the Chiquibul Forest are threatened by poaching for bushmeat or illegal wildlife trade and by deforestation from slash and burn agriculture and illegal logging. Below are the profiles of the most threatened birds in the Chiquibul.
|Orange-breasted FalconWildlife Bits9||Scarlet MacawWildlife Bits8|
|Ocellated TurkeyWildlife Bits11||Great Curassow*|
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Great Curassow: By Arthur Chapman [CC-BY-2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons