Bonaire Bird Blog
The Bonaire Bird Blog will keep you up-to-date on the island’s latest news and bird sightings.
The Bonaire Bird Blog will help you learn more about Bonaire’s birds before you travel!
On the Bonaire Bird Blog, you will find information about Bonaire’s birds, birding hot-spots, conservation tips, island birdwatching events, as well as recent notable sightings. Peruse the blog’s various posts prior to your birding tour on Bonaire. By learning more about Bonaire’s birds in advance, you’ll enjoy your tour to the fullest extent.
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The latest posts from the Bonaire Bird Blog:
Year-round Birding Seasons on Bonaire
I often get asked, “When is the best Bonaire birding season?” It is a difficult question to answer, because we have various birdwatching seasons on Bonaire, and each season, indeed each month, can offer a new
A Day in the Life of Osprey F54
Fall migration is when those of us birding on Bonaire begin to see the arrival of many migratory species, including the majestic Osprey. Although we do observe Ospreys year-round, the population greatly increases during
Avian Thermoregulation–How Birds Keep Cool
The heat index seems to climb with each passing day here on Bonaire, as we’re in September, generally our hottest month of the year. It’s not only sweltering for us humans, but also for many of our feathered friends.
The White-tailed Kite–A New Bird for Bonaire!
It was with a mixture of disbelief, delight, and awe, with a huge smile crossing my face, that I first set eyes on (the first observation of) a White-tailed-Kite, here on Bonaire.
Better Bonaire Bird Photography–Top Tips for Anyone!
Many birders wish to capture the best images that their cameras will allow. In this tutorial, I’ll explain some of the most common methods that anyone can use–no matter the
Global Big Day 2022 is Saturday!
We are now in countdown mode for Global Big Day this Saturday! I am a team member of Team Flying Pintails, headed by BirdsCaribbean Executive Director Lisa Sorenson. I invite you to join me and count birds no matter
Big White Birds on Bonaire–How to Identify Them!
Bonaire has no lack of “big white birds,” but sometimes it can be difficult to tell them apart. This guide will give you a few hints and tips as to what to look for when attempting to identify one
Bonaire Rare Bird Sightings, July to December 2021
Bird-wise, 2021 closed with a bang, with at least two new birds for Bonaire, and several birds that were observed that had been recorded only once or twice
Please Support Additional Protection for Bonaire’s Wetlands
On World Wetlands Day, the Bonaire Junior Rangers will present a petition to island governmental officials calling for the sustainable management of
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