Saturday, December 29, 2012

WHITE HAWK


This awesome bird went high over the centre

WHITE LINED TANAGER

Male, Asa Wright Trinidad.

WHITE LINED TANAGER

IMMATURE MALE, TRINIDAD

WHITE LINED TANAGER

FEMALE, TRINIDAD

LIZARD

Feasting on Banana below bird tables.

GREAT KISKADEE

Never came to the feeders but perched close all morning.

GREY FRONTED DOVE

The only one we saw, early morning at Asa Wright Centre.

COMMON POTOO

No doubt the bird of the trip, seen from the boat on Coroni Swamp at dusk

Thursday, December 27, 2012

WHITE RUMPED SANDPIPER









Several different birds moved through over the two weeks, mostly on the beach near the fishermen nets.

WHITE RUMPED SANDPIPER



WHITE RUMPED SANDPIPER




Saturday, December 22, 2012

TRINIDAD MOTMOT









Just awesome, easily seen, any hotel that fed birds had this beauty grace the bird tables we had to cross the road to see our local ones in the forest edge.

YELLOWLEGS

Oiled Greater on left, Lesser on right.

SOUTHERN LAPWING







Supposed to be scarce were i was staying, we saw them everyday on the inlet with around twenty birds being present throughout and odd birds on fields beyond the forest.

HUDSONIAN WHIMBREL










Mostly single birds seen, but four present for a day or two, Eurasian Whimbrel also seen both flying together, these were on the beach in front of our hotel.