Birds of Bucaramanga – Or Why Bird Identification Is Like Dating

Finca El Carajo, Santander, CO
Aug 30, 2016 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
0.0 kilometer(s)
Comments:     No idea how far I walked as usual 🙂 Still iding – 1 unknown bird, 1 bird with moustache, 2 hummers
24 species

Black Vulture  X
Turkey Vulture  X
Band-tailed Pigeon  2
Bronzy Inca  X
Emerald Toucanet  1
Golden-faced Tyrannulet  1
Rufous-crowned Tody-Flycatcher  2
Cinnamon Flycatcher  1
Green-and-black Fruiteater  1
Barred Becard  1
Whiskered Wren  1
Gray-breasted Wood-Wren  4
Great Thrush  1
Blackburnian Warbler  1     1 seen.
Slate-throated Redstart  X
Blue-capped Tanager  X
Black-capped Tanager  2
Scrub Tanager  1
Beryl-spangled Tanager  3
Bluish Flowerpiercer  2
Yellow-bellied Seedeater  2
Rufous-collared Sparrow  X
Moustached Brushfinch  X
Yellow-bellied Siskin  X

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S31335795

Jardin Botánico Eloy Valenzuela, Santander, CO
Aug 31, 2016 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
0.0 kilometer(s)
Comments:     Short stopover in the park 🙂 Still iding 1 unknown hummer and 1 unknown flycatcher.
26 species

Black Vulture  X
Ruddy Ground-Dove  X
Pale-bellied Hermit  1
Green Kingfisher  1
Olivaceous Piculet  1
Red-crowned Woodpecker  2
Spot-breasted Woodpecker  1
Straight-billed Woodcreeper  1
Lesser Kiskadee  1
Great Kiskadee  X
Social Flycatcher  X
Streaked Flycatcher  1
House Wren  X
Bicolored Wren  1
Pale-breasted Thrush  X
Black-billed Thrush  X
Cerulean Warbler  1
Rufous-capped Warbler  1
Buff-rumped Warbler  1
Crimson-backed Tanager  X
Blue-gray Tanager  X
Palm Tanager  X
Plain-colored Tanager  X
Black-faced Grassquit  X
Grayish Saltator  X
Thick-billed Euphonia  X

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S31351746

Jardin Botánico Eloy Valenzuela, Santander, CO
Sep 2, 2016 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Protocol: Traveling
0.0 kilometer(s)
Comments:     Still iding 1 unknown hummer, 1 unknown bird, 1 unknown flycatcher.
28 species

Black-crowned Night-Heron  1
Black Vulture  X
Ruddy Ground-Dove  X
Rufous-tailed Hummingbird  4
Olivaceous Piculet  1
Red-crowned Woodpecker  X
Spot-breasted Woodpecker  1
Orange-chinned Parakeet  3
Spectacled Parrotlet  1
Black Phoebe  2
Lesser Kiskadee  1
Social Flycatcher  X
Streaked Flycatcher  2
Tropical Kingbird  1
Black-whiskered Vireo  2     Min 2 most likely 3 or 4 in a tree together.
House Wren  X
Pale-breasted Thrush  X
Black-billed Thrush  X
Rufous-capped Warbler  2
Crimson-backed Tanager  1
Blue-gray Tanager  X
Palm Tanager  X
Bay-headed Tanager  1
Red-legged Honeycreeper  5     Mix of males, females and most likely a juv
Saffron Finch  1
Bananaquit  1
Streaked Saltator  3
Thick-billed Euphonia  X

View this checklist online at http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S31383782

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