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.

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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] [Green Honeycreeper] [Green Honeycreeper] [Green Honeycreeper] [Green Honeycreeper]

Green Honeycreeper (female in middle picture, rest males)

[Purple Honeycreeper] [Purple Honeycreeper] [Red-legged Honeycreeper] [Red-legged Honeycreeper]

Purple Honeycreeper and Red-legged Honeycreeper (all males)

[Palm Tanager] [Palm Tanager] [White-lined Tanager] [White-lined Tanager]

Palm and White-lined (male black,, female brown) Tanagers

[Blue-grey Tanager] [Silver-beaked Tanager] [Silver-beaked Tanager] [Silver-beaked Tanager]

Blue-grey and Silver-beaked Tanagers

[Bare-eyed Thrush] [Bare-eyed Thrush] [Bare-eyed Thrush] [Bare-eyed Thrush]

Bare-eyed Thrush

[Cocoa Thrush] [Ruddy Ground-Dove] [Blue-crowned Motmot] [Great Kiskadee]

Cocoa Thrush, Ruddy Ground-Dove, Blue-crowned Motmot, Great Kiskadee

[Channel-billed Toucan] [Channel-billed Toucan] [Ornate Hawk-Eagle] [Ornate Hawk-Eagle]

Channel-billed Toucan, Ornate Hawk-Eagle

[Crested Oropendula] [Double-touthed Kite] [Double-touthed Kite] [Double-touthed Kite]

Crested Oropendula (left), Double-toothed Kite

[White-chested Emerald] [Blue-chinned Saphire] [White-necked Jacobin] [White-necked Jacobin]

White-chested Emerald, Blue-chinned Saphire, White-necked Jacobin

[Lizard] Lizard.

Pictures taken on the grounds of the Asa Wright Nature Centre.

[Rufous-browed Peppershrike] [Crested Oropendula] [Black Hawk-Eagle] [Tropical Pewee]

Rufous-browed Peppershrike, Crested Oropendula nests, Black Hawk-Eagle, and Tropical Pewee, February 27, 2005

[Golden-olive Woodpecker] [Golden-olive Woodpecker] [Common Potoo] [Streaked Flycatcher]

Golden-olive Woodpecker, February 27, 2005 and Common Potoo and Streaked Flycatcher, March 1, 2005.

[White-bearded Manakin] [White-bearded Manakin] [White-bearded Manakin] [White-bearded Manakin]

White-bearded Manakin, February 27 and March 1 (at right), 2005

[Barred Antshrike] [Bearded Bellbird] [Bearded Bellbird] [Bay-headed Tanager]

Barred Antshrike, February 28, 2005 and Bearded Bellbird and Bay-headed Tanager, March 3, 2005.

Eric W. Greisen