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    Nature in Coronado, Panama

    Green Backed Heron

    Green Backed Heron

    The Green Heron (Butorides virescens) is a small heron of North and Central America. It was long considered conspecific with its sister species theStriated Heron (Butorides striata), and together they ...

    Clay Colored Robin

    Clay Colored Robin

    The Clay-colored Thrush (Turdus grayi) is a common Middle American bird of the thrush family (Turdidae). It is the national bird of Costa Rica, where it is well known as the yigüirro. It was formerly known ...

    Kiskadee

    Kiskadee

    The Great Kiskadee, Pitangus sulphuratus, is a passerine bird. It is a large tyrant flycatcher sometimes its genus ...

    Great Egret

    Great Egret

    The Great Egret (Ardea alba), also known as the Great White Egret or Common Egret or (now not in use) Great White Heron, is a large, widely-distributed egret. ...

    Purple Gallinule

    Purple Gallinule

    Moorhens, sometimes called marsh hens, are medium-sized water birds that are members of the rail family Rallidae. They constitute the genusGallinula. They are close relatives ...

    Black Vulture

    Black Vulture

    Vultures are scavenging birds, feeding mostly on the carcasses of dead animals. Vultures are found on every continent except Antarctica. Although feeding largely on meat (as opposed to ...

    Whimbrel

    Whimbrel

    The Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus, is a wader in the large family Scolopacidae. It is the one of the most widespread of the curlews, breeding across much ofsubarctic North ...

    Black Bellied Whistling Duck

    Black Bellied Whistling Duck

    The Black-bellied Whistling-duck (Dendrocygna autumnalis), formerly also called Black-bellied Tree Duck, is a whistling-duck that breeds from the southernmost United States and ...

    Sanderling

    Sanderling

    The Sanderling (Calidris alba, syn. Crocethia alba or Erolia alba) is a small wader. It is a circumpolar Arctic breeder, and is a long-distance migrant, wintering south ...

    Willet

    Willet

    The Willet, Tringa semipalmata (formerly in the monotypic genus Catoptrophorus, as Catoptrophorus semipalmatus), is a large shorebird in thesandpiper family. ...

    Neotropic Cormorant

    Neotropic Cormorant

    The Neotropic Cormorant or Olivaceous Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus) is a medium-sized cormorant found throughout the American tropics and subtropics, from the middle Rio ...

    Blue Gray Tanager

    Blue Gray Tanager

    The Blue-grey Tanager is 18 cm long and weighs 35 g. Adults have a light bluish head and underparts, with darker blue upperparts and a shoulder patch colored a different hue of blue. The bill is short and ...

    Northern Oriole

    Northern Oriole

    The birds formerly known as the "Baltimore Oriole" in the east and "Bullock's Oriole" in the west were once thought to be separate species. However, when trees were planted in the Great Plains it was found that ...

    Hoffmann’s Two-toed Sloth

    Hoffmann’s Two-toed Sloth

    This two-toed sloth was spotted high up in the trees on the Semaphore Road near the Canal.  Sloths weigh in at about 15 pounds and are about 2 feet in length.  All ...

    Male White-Necked Jacobin Hummingbird

    Male White-Necked Jacobin Hummingbird

    This is a male white-necked Jacobin hummingbird caught sitting still in Gamboa near a feeder at the tram.  In addition to their beautiful color they are ...

    Bird Watch: Frigatebird

    Bird Watch: Frigatebird

    Frigatebird   This majestic bird can be seen soaring over most of the Coronado shores throughout the year. It has a narrow but long wing which with ...

    Great Tailed Grackle

    Great Tailed Grackle

    You only need to visit Rey at dusk to see and hear the Grackle. The male (40cm/16in) is black but has a purple sheen to its feathers and the smaller female (33cm/13in) brown but both ...

    American Black Vulture

    American Black Vulture

    The vultures of Panama number four but the most prolific is the American Black Vulture which can be seen soaring almost any day, any where. They are clumsy on the ground ...