Trinidad and Tobago: Rest of Tobago

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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February 28, 2005: mountain roads, Blanchisseuse area

[Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl] [White-chested Emerald] [Collared Trogon] [Golden-headed Manakin]

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl, White-chested Emerald, Collared Trogon, Golden-headed Manakin in mountains on road to Blanchisseuse

[Rufous-tailed Jacamar] [Rufous-tailed Jacamar] [Striped Cuckoo] [Blue-headed Parrot]

Rufous-tailed Jacamar, Striped Cuckoo, Blue-headed Parrot in mountains on road to/from Blanchisseuse

[Carib Grackle] [Striated Heron] [Striated Heron] [White-tailed Trogon] [Silvered Antbird]

Carib Grackle, Striated Heron, White-tailed Trogon, Silvered Antbird on beach and in marsh at Blanchisseuse

March 1, 2005: trip to Nariva Swamp

[Smooth-billed Ani] [Smooth-billed Ani] [Yellow-chinned Spinetail] [Red-breasted Blackbird] [Red-breasted Blackbird]

Smooth-billed Ani, Yellow-chinned Spinetail, Red-breasted Blackbird at Aripo Agriculture Station

[Savannah Hawk] [Savannah Hawk] [White-headed Marsh-Tyrant] [Grassland Yellow-Finch]

Savannah Hawk, White-headed Marsh-Tyrant, Grassland Yellow-Finch at Aripo Agriculture Station

[Southern Lapwing] [Southern Lapwing] [Southern Lapwing] [Wattled Jacana] [Wattled Jacana]

Southern Lapwing and Wattled Jacana (immature at right) at Aripo Agriculture Station

[Plumbeous Kite] [Yellow-headed Caracara] [Yellow-headed Caracara] [Green Kingfisher]

Plumbeous Kite, Yellow-headed Caracara, Green Kingfisher on road to Nariva Swamp, Eastern Trinidad

[Pied Water-Tyrant] [White-headed Marsh-Tyrant] [Yellow-chinned Spinetail] [Yellow-chinned Spinetail]

Pied Water-Tyrant, White-headed Marsh-Tyrant, Yellow-chinned Spinetail in Nariva Swamp

[Pineated Bittern] [Yellow Oriole] [Yellow-hooded Blackbird] [Smooth-billed Ani]

Pineated Bittern, Yellow Oriole, Yellow-hooded Blackbird, Smooth-billed Ani in Nariva Swamp

March 2, 2005: savannah region at and south of Waller Field

[Epiphyte] [Sulphery Flycatcher] [Ruby-topaz Hummingbird] [Savannah Hawk] [Yellow-headed Caracara]

Epiphyte, Sulphery Flycatcher, Ruby-topaz Hummingbird, Savannah Hawk, Yellow-headed Caracara, Waller Field morning trip.

[Yellow-rumped Cacique] [Bat] [Black-tailed Tityra] [Plumbeous Kite]

Yellow-rumped Cacique, bat, Black-tailed Tityra, Plumbeous Kite, south of Waller Field morning trip.

[Turkey Vulture] [Moriche Oriole] [Red-bellied Macaw] [White-tailed Nightjar] [White-tailed Nightjar]

Turkey Vulture, Moriche Oriole, Red-bellied Macaw, White-tailed Nightjar Waller Field evening trip.

[Roodal Ramlal] [David Ramlal] [Group] [Group]

Guides Roodal Ramlal and David Ramlal and the group, Waller Field evening trip, rum punch time.

March 3, 2005: Caroni Swamp

[Scarlet Ibis] [Scarlet Ibis] [Scarlet Ibis] [Scarlet Ibis] [Scarlet Ibis]

Scarlet Ibis

Eric W. Greisen