![IMG_5994.PNG](https://steemitimages.com/DQmWuRduoVKvyxmjikXFgy7yWXmXCySrjPfNmYM8WuWWbBL/IMG_5994.PNG) Bird of Paradise is called the bird of heaven. Birds that became the mascot of Papua has a beautiful coat color. In fact, reportedly because of its beauty is also this bird rarely come down to the ground or often fly in the air and perch on the branches of trees. The striking color of the cenderawasih feathers is usually a combination of several colors such as black, brown, orange, yellow, white, blue, red, green, and purple. This bird grows more and more with the presence of elongated and unique feathers that grow from the beak, wings, or head ![IMG_5997.PNG](https://steemitimages.com/DQmNZCfCU1YrK9JdJ7yvUbimb1DZAfyGurpqg237BFdxS2y/IMG_5997.PNG) ![IMG_5995.PNG](https://steemitimages.com/DQmS89ZGc9KfzWHmP2KrCKVJ17N6RwDKHNRHnc7RqjuQmFb/IMG_5995.PNG) Various colors become one of the markers in classifying their types. The original habitat is in dense forests, which are generally located in lowland areas and can only be found in eastern Indonesia. The bird of birds is the kind that becomes the identity of the province of Papua. People in Papua often use cenderawasih fur as a complement or decoration in their customary clothing. ![IMG_5996.PNG](https://steemitimages.com/DQmfWYNa9UK3XZ6X1QdfQPq2oxJjL7cSujGDzDfxiF25cre/IMG_5996.PNG) ![IMG_5993.PNG](https://steemitimages.com/DQmThHg7JE2xk7QpShF81dmmRDfb9YnUeLMpn4N5m5VmUqy/IMG_5993.PNG) The existence of birds of cenderawasih increasingly threatened. Wild hunting and fishing and habitat destruction are among the main causes. Cenderawasih fur is also traded, used as a tapestry cap in Europe. But now this beautiful bird became a protected animal species.