Mother nature can be a cruel beeyotch. Check out this video on The Deadly Bird Catcher Tree (Parapara).
Finding a Fantail glued to the native Parapara tree is a distressing sight. The truth about this deadly bird catcher tree needs to be told. New Zealand Bird Rescue receives many birds like this Fantail, also Silvereye, Sparrow, Goldfinch, Thrush, Blackbird, and Morepork which are found ensnared by this bird-catcher tree.