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    Nature in Coronado, Panama

    Bird Watch: Blue Black Grassquit

    Bird Watch: Blue Black Grassquit

    A member of the finch family, the blue black Grassquit is common to most of Panama. The male looks black, but has a mixture of black and dark blue which is difficult to discern ...

    Bird Watch: Red Crowned Woodpecker

    Bird Watch: Red Crowned Woodpecker

    This smaller woodpecker  is a resident of Coronado and can be heard tapping on dead trees where it makes its nest. It has a black and white flecked back and wings with a ...

    Bird Watch: Lesser Goldfinch

    Bird Watch: Lesser Goldfinch

    A typical finch, small (10 cm - 4 in), rotund and a short sharp conical beak, the male Lesser Goldfinch has a black head, wings and back. They frequently have random white ...

    Bird Watch: Common Tody Flycatcher

    Bird Watch: Common Tody Flycatcher

    This small flycatcher (10cm - 4 in) although omni-present in Coronado is difficult to see as its natural habitat is within trees. It is very nervous and wags its tail ...

    Bird Watch: Great Kiskadee

    Bird Watch: Great Kiskadee

    This flycatchwe is a resident of most of Panama and is recognized by its bright yellow breast. Although one of the larger flycatchers (23 cm - 10 in) it is frequently confused with ...

    Grey Necked Wood Rail

    Grey Necked Wood Rail

    Rails, Coots and Moorhens are all related marsh birds, that tend to have short wings and tails with long legs and large feet. Their habitat is mainly marshland and the Rail ...

    Bird Watch: Grey Capped Flycatcher

    Bird Watch: Grey Capped Flycatcher

    A permanent resident in Coronado that can be seen on power lines, gate posts and trees watching for insects which it takes in flight. An aeronautical gymnast the ...

    Bird Watch: Rose Breasted Grosbeak

    Bird Watch: Rose Breasted Grosbeak

    The Grosbeak is a predominantly tree seed and fruit eater and comes to Coronado in the late summer (Feb-Apr) It can be seen in the tree tops gorging itself on small cherry like fruits. The male ...

    Bird Watch: Blue Gray Tanager

    Bird Watch: Blue Gray Tanager

    Blue Gray Tanager Probably the most abundant tanager in the Coronado area and can be seen in small groups or alone. These birds have a lighter blue ...

    Bird Watch: Crimson Backed Tanager

    Bird Watch: Crimson Backed Tanager

    Crimson Backed Tanager Tanagers abound in Panama, in a multitude of colours and at least a dozen of these have red as one of their colours. The ...

    Bird Watch: Clay Coloured Thrush

    Bird Watch: Clay Coloured Thrush

    This year round resident of the Panama, Coronado area is in the same family as the European Song Thrush and the American Robin. It is mid brown with a lighter orange-brown ...