Black-eared Wood-quail

Cerro Jefe and Cerro Azul


27 – 29 July 2014 After we recovered from our adventures in the Darién we headed up to Cerro Jefe and Cerro Azul outside of Panamá City to try our luck with a few more hard to find birds, namely the Tacarcuna Chlorospingus and the Spiny-faced Antshrike (aka Speckled Antshrike or just Xenornis). We had the great fortune to meet Bill Adsett, a [...]

Altos del Maria


30 June 2012  – Altos del Maria Another terrific day and, despite a lot of fog and drizzle and couple bits of heavy rain, quite birdy and very fun. We had our firsts of many birds that would be common in Chiriqui, but some highlights were definitely Blue-throated Toucanet, Black-and-Yellow Tanager, Red-faced Spinetail, Northern Schiffornis, [...]