• Birds Expected and Unexpected at Calle Jocote, Costa Rica

    One year ago - By 10,000 Birds

    In January, we moved to a new place at a slightly lower elevation yet still located in the Central Valley rather near the main airport. As with any home inhabited by birders, we have kept track of all species heard or seen, night and day. Although that may sound as if we stand out there at all hours like a bino wearing sentinel watching the trees, most of our birding is typical yard list stuff; just keeping eyes and ears out for whatever avian things come our way. It's an urban area but lucky for us, a nearby stream and a small farm on the other side of the street inject it with more life...
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