• Counting Birds in the Cloud Forests of Coronado, Costa Rica

    27 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Cloud forest is a special habitat and not just because the Resplendent Quetzal calls it home. Even if you don't happen to be an eager birder creeping through misty forests with binoculars at the ready, it's impossible to not be impressed, to feel a sense of wonder at walking through woods where massive trees are overloaded with lush vegetation on every branch, where hidden birds add to the mystery and imagination with natural minor-keyed flutes. Stuff grows on everything and life abounds. Look down and a millipede wanders over the detritus of the forest floor. Peer into the branches of the...
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