• Birds of Cuba

    1 month ago - By Ornithology

    Fidel Castro was the dictator of Cuba who was also known for his love of birdwatching. Although there is not much written regarding his passion for birding, it's widely known that it was one of his passions. He probably had an interesting life list as there are several endemic bird species in Cuba and it's rumored that a population of Ivory-bill Woodpeckers might even reside on an isolated mountaintop there.
    Cuba is home to almost 400 bird species with at least 21 of them found no place else in the world; nine of them are endangered or vulnerable. Some are particularly interesting. The...
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