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Specialties & Mitu

March 2019


Trip Report & Species List coming soon!
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Highlights and top sightings (as voted by participants!):    

BIRDS
•Green-bearded Helmetcrest
•Fiery Topaz
•Collared Puffbird
•Spotted Puffbird
•Chestnut-capped Puffbird
•Chestnut-belted Gnateater
•Guianan Cock-of-the-Rock
•Baltimore Oriole (Miguel’s lifer!)
•Scarlet Macaws
•Red Fan Parrots
•Black-bellied Thorntail
•Orange-cheeked Parrots
•Dwarf Cuckoo
•Black Bushbird
•Yellow-green Grosbeaks
•Yellow-browed Antbirds
•Fiery-tailed Awlbill
•Citron-bellied Attila
•Imeri Warbling Antbird
•Olive Oropendola
•Black-faced Antbird
•The field of Parrots

•Striated Antthrush
•Blue-throated Starfrontlet
•Swallowing
•Tawny Antpitta
•Dwarf Tyrant Manakin

EXPERIENCES
•Mitú, the people, the area
the hotel staff and great service
•Watching the hummingbirds
•Seeing the interactions and behaviors of the birds
•Bridge birding
•Swimming in the rivers
•Ice cream & juice stops
•The uniqueness of the habitats especially the white sand forest
•The leaders and how accessible and helpful they all were
•The local guides
•The commeraderie of the group
•The food
•The crazy cow episode
•The happy box

Next tour: March 2020>
Contact gina@sunrisebirding.com to hold your space!

Blue-throated Starfrontlet. Photo by Gina Nichol.
Blue-throated Starfrontlet. Photo by Gina Nichol.

White sand forest trail. Photo by Gina Nichol.
White sand forest trail. Photo by Gina Nichol.




Enthusiastic Guides!


Fiery Topaz


Yellow-crowned Manakin


Leafcutter Ants


Sumipaz National Park landscape. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Sumipaz National Park landscape. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Apolinar's Wren. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Apolinar's Wren. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Black-tailed Trainbearer. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Black-tailed Trainbearer. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Birding the white sand forest of Mitu. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Birding the white sand forest of Mitu. Photo © Gina Nichol.

The Bridge at Urania. Photo © Gina Nichol.
The Bridge at Urania. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Double-toothed Kite. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Double-toothed Kite. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Fantastic guides. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Fantastic guides. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Mealy Parrot. © Gina Nichol.
Mealy Parrot. © Gina Nichol.

Orange-cheeked Parrot. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Orange-cheeked Parrot. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Spotted Puffbird. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Spotted Puffbird. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Swimming at lunch time. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Swimming at lunch time. Photo © Gina Nichol.

Sunset in Mitu. Photo © Gina Nichol.
Sunset in Mitu. Photo © Gina Nichol.

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