Tag Archives: birdwatching

September in the States

Happy 2019 Fall Migration, everyone! Whew, with this “Casual Big Year 2019” I’ve been carrying out, my eBird list has certainly enjoyed a huge boost this migration with having traveled north at the beginning of this month. I’ve been enjoying … Continue reading

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Watching them go.

We’ve been watching them go and, now at the tail-end of migration, our neotropical migrating birds are nearly all gone. It’s been a delight to work outside and be able to intentionally search out the mass migration of birds north … Continue reading

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A Fond Farewell!

This is my tribute to Dave, Suzanne and Mina for a glorious two-month run at Casa Cayuco. I’m moving a short jaunt down-island (Isla Bastimentos of the Bocas del Toro archipelago) to join the Tranquilo Bay Eco-Adventure Lodge family as … Continue reading

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Flying with the birds, stacebird style

We’ve found ourselves in the low season here in Costa Rica, when tourism fizzles out and we’re left with verdant green forests as the afternoon rains take hold. With this lull, we have a chance to take a deep inhale … Continue reading

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Heading North!

Nope, not me! I have every plan to stay down here, provided I can make it financially possible (feel free to help by supporting my video creations at a mere $3 per creation, visit patreon.com/stacebird!). So who’s leaving? The answer: … Continue reading

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Birds Abound in Saladero

I just can’t believe how time flies out here in paradise! I’m already into my fourth month, with a mere two to go. Interning here at Saladero Ecolodge as the Bird Guide and Resident Biologist has been an experience unlike … Continue reading

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Featured Feathers of Saladero

I recently got in a brand new camera (Canon Powershot SX 720 HS) which I’ve been putting to good use as it allows me to finally get some descent shots of the plethora of birdlife that abounds here at Saladero … Continue reading

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Puro Saladero

What a season it’s been! We’re well into the high season here at Saladero and it’s warm, sunny and the sparkling blue waters of Golfo Dulce are luscious and inviting. We’ve had just absolutely delightful guests hailing from all corners … Continue reading

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The Glorious Yellow-billed Cotinga

It was just a flash that caught my eye, high in a fruiting nutmeg tree. 9 Jan. 2018: I was out behind my cabina, doing my morning peruse of the primary rainforest that borders the garden when I noticed some … Continue reading

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Finding my Love for Birds, a HubPages throwback

Here’s a lil’ throwback from 2011 when I was just trying to beef up my “published” writing portfolio to attempt to get into grad school..guess it worked. More HubPages posts from back in the day here!   Finish the article here.. … Continue reading

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