• My Trip to Costa Rica Part 2

    1 month ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Before leaving Olguita's on the second day in Costa Rica, I spotted this migrant male Baltimore Oriole pictured above, but I also enjoyed a resident Black-cowled Oriole , both lifers!
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    Since the weather was not favorable for snorkeling I decided to kayak up the local Quebrada Ernesto Inlet. Climbing into the kayak I noticed a Three-toed Sloth hanging in an overhanging tree. The sloths are a big draw in Costa Rica. Whenever we saw large groups of folks looking up into the trees, they were usually watching sloths.
    Heading up the inlet...
    were several Black River Turtles .
    But the coolest...
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