I took this photo of a Many-striped Canastero (Asthenes flammulata), one of the ovenbirds, in the Yanacocha Reserve which is in the Andes north west of Quito, Ecuador.
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The Cayman Compass features choice spots for birdwatchers to view some of the many bird species (such as the ovenbird, shown above) that winter in the Cayman Islands seeking a warmer climate. 545 more words
My goal this year is to learn more about the very small birds that come to our wetlands. Some, like the male Painted Bunting above at the preserve’s feeder, are easy – his brilliant multi-colored feathers are so distinctive that he’s hard to miss. 195 more words
Last week was hot and for all practical purposes, dry. It was almost hard to find motivation to trade the too-cold office air conditioning for hot-and-muggy outside but sitting around all day doesn’t suit me, so when there was time available for a stroll, I took one. 346 more words