Monthly Archives: January 2013

Backyard Birding in Merida and Beyond – Where is that location? Aqua Park or Parque Aquatico

Overview of lake looking toward playground   Link from The Yucatan Times,  the only English, online newspaper in the Yucatan http://www.theyucatantimes.com/2013/01/backyard-birding-in-merida-and-beyond-where-is-that-location-aqua-park-or-parque-aquatico/ American Coot with lobed toes at Aqua Park Advertisements

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Backyard Birding in Merida and Beyond – What bird is that? Limpkin

Limpkin walking on water lily pad http://www.theyucatantimes.com/2013/01/backyard-birding-in-merida-and-beyond-what-bird-is-that-limpkin/ Link is from The Yucatan Times

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A Bird By a Different Color

is STILL the same species – sometimes. And this was the case with Cherie and I on January the 6th of this year. We decided to check out the beaches and harbours between Progreso and Chuburna that morning and stopped … Continue reading

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Backyard Birding in Merida and Beyond – What bird is that? Least Bittern

Least Bittern male hangs on to cattails. Time to catch up from the beginning of 2013 with my weekly column from The Yucatan Times, the only English, online newspaper in the Yucatan:   http://www.theyucatantimes.com/2013/01/backyard-birding-in-merida-and-beyond-what-bird-is-that-least-bittern/

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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA AND BEYOND – A DIFFERENT NEW YEAR’S CELEBRATION

One of my philosophies as a wildlife photographer is “Expect something wonderful.” Today this story fits as it happened last year at this time. I share it because it’s a great example of celebrating the unexpected, the unknown, that a … Continue reading

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Flamingo Festival in Celestún

Happy New Year, Everyone! Although I don’t have any bird trips to share with you at this moment, I want to make you aware of this second International Flamingo Festival in Celestun in February. Dr. Rodrigo Migoya von Bertrab, General … Continue reading

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