A few weeks ago when the Army ants + Cuckoos were close to the station we got some really nice shots of our Banded Ground Cuckoos while feeding them with grashoppers. One of them seemed to know what we were trying to do with the camera and it posed for a few seconds just 20 cm in front of the lense.
The Indigo-crowned Quail-Dove is definitively one of the most beautiful birds in the reserve. Best chances to see this Quail-Dove feeding on yellow bananas is suprisingly not the morning but 3pm in the afternoon. Many times it stays for 1 or 2 hours at the feeding station.
We just launched theUn poco del Chocó-Youtube channel. From now on we’ll give you updates also in moving pictures from time to time here :-) Christian Stern, an old friend of Nicole is with us for a while and he just discovered his love for close up pictures of the fauna in the reserve. Enjoy.
Besides the all mighty Banded Ground-Cuckoo there are other rare birds in the Un poco del Chocó reserve. Since a few...