This blog has photographs of birds and other animals taken by a new birder and amateur photographer. It will also discuss identifying birds and birding hotspots. The majority of photographs are from southern Florida and the Greater Toronto Area, although other areas in the U.S. and Canada are included. There are also photos of birds in Panama. Other nature photographs taken while birding are also included
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
CRESTED GUAN, SANTA ROSA NATIONAL PARK, GUANACASTE, COSTA RICA
We can ID this bird as a Crested Guan by its red flap of bare skin on the throat and the white flecking on its breast.
The Crested Guan is a new species to our Life List, which now stands at 290.