Trinidad and Tobago 2005: Asa Wright Nature Centre
Click on the small picture to see a larger, more detailed version. I
toured Trinidad, staying at the Asa Wright Nature Centre, and Tobago,
staying at the Blue Waters Inn. The trip was led by Jan Hansen (dba
Otus Asio Tours
He leads a variety of trips, all of which I would recommend.
To see the 2001 version of this page, click here.
Pictures taken February 27 - March 3, 2005 from the veranda of the Asa
Wright Nature Centre. It really is as wonderful as advertised.
Green Honeycreeper (female in middle picture, rest males)
Purple Honeycreeper and Red-legged Honeycreeper (all males)
Palm and White-lined (male black,, female brown) Tanagers
Blue-grey and Silver-beaked Tanagers
Cocoa Thrush, Ruddy Ground-Dove, Blue-crowned Motmot, Great Kiskadee
Channel-billed Toucan, Ornate Hawk-Eagle
Crested Oropendula (left), Double-toothed Kite
White-chested Emerald, Blue-chinned Saphire, White-necked Jacobin
Pictures taken on the grounds of the Asa Wright Nature Centre.
Rufous-browed Peppershrike, Crested Oropendula nests, Black
Hawk-Eagle, and Tropical Pewee, February 27, 2005
Golden-olive Woodpecker, February 27, 2005 and Common Potoo and
Streaked Flycatcher, March 1, 2005.
White-bearded Manakin, February 27 and March 1 (at right), 2005
Barred Antshrike, February 28, 2005 and Bearded Bellbird and
Bay-headed Tanager, March 3, 2005.