• The Top 25 Target Birds to Look for in Costa Rica

    One year ago - By 10,000 Birds

    “Target birds”. The term can foster excitement but is easily contentious. It would be uber cool to lay eyes on a rare lifer, on species that only seem to live on the pages of a field guide but isn't that somewhat discriminatory? Aren't all birds worth watching? And why spend time only looking for one or two species when those hours could be used to put binos focused on a few dozen?
    Although it's feasible and fairly easy to see Great Tinamou at some sites in Costa Rica, in most other places, the time investment needed to see one usually relegates it to the “heard only” category.
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