A few from Curacao & Bonaire - 2016
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A few from Curacao & Bonaire - 2016

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nkwali

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American Flamingo

American Flamingo by Nkwali, on Flickr

American Flamingo by Nkwali, on Flickr

Black-necked Stilt
Black Necked Stilt by Nkwali, on Flickr

Reddish Egret
Reddish Egret by Nkwali, on Flickr

Pretty sure that this is a Reddish Egret - White morph
Reddish Egret - White Morph by Nkwali, on Flickr

Brown Pelican
Brown Pelican by Nkwali, on Flickr

American Oystercatcher
American Oystercatcher by Nkwali, on Flickr

Yellow-shouldered Parrot
Yellow Shouldered Parrot by Nkwali, on Flickr

& from Curacao
Yellow Oriole
Yellow Oriole by Nkwali, on Flickr

Venezuelan Troupial
Venezuelan Troupial by Nkwali, on Flickr

Rufous-collared Sparrow
Rufous Collared Sparrow by Nkwali, on Flickr
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Rotarran

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Very nice collection.  I especially like the Oystercatcher, Oriole and Troupial.
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Pat Hodgson

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Nice shots.  Here are a few of mine of different species (all from Bonaire).

bare-eyed pigeon
IMG_5167 by Buck Rogers, on Flickr

gray kingbird
IMG_5245 by Buck Rogers, on Flickr

yellow warbler (aka golden warbler, resident)
IMG_5223 by Buck Rogers, on Flickr

magnificent frigatebird
IMG_5200 by Buck Rogers, on Flickr

brown booby
IMG_5199 by Buck Rogers, on Flickr

pearly-eyed thrasher  (disjunct population on Bonaire quite far from rest of range)
IMG_5155 by Buck Rogers, on Flickr

rainbow parrotfish (non-bird but how often does one get cool shots of reef fish from land - this guy was huge, maybe three feet long)
IMG_5206 by Buck Rogers, on Flickr
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Very nice series from both of you - Nice place to visit for these lovely birds.
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nkwali

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Quote from: "Pat Hodgson"
Here are a few of mine of different species (all from Bonaire).

Nice set - where did you take the photos of the Frigatebirds & Booby?
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Quote from: "Rotarran"
Very nice collection.  I especially like the Oystercatcher, Oriole and Troupial.

Thanks Rotarran! I had been trying for a while to get a good shot of the Oriole that wasn't heavily cropped.
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Quote from: "nkwali"

Nice set - where did you take the photos of the Frigatebirds & Booby?

These were at Noordpunt (North Point) in the Nat'l park.
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Pat Hodgson
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