5 Bird Species in Colombia Birders Dream of Seeing

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21 February 2018

5 Bird Species in Colombia Birders Dream of Seeing

With over 1,900 species to choose from, Colombia has no shortage of beautiful and unique bird species to satisfy even the most hard-core birders. However, we birders are a greedy lot, never satisfied unless we’re out spotting something new and exciting, and Colombia offers those sorts of birding challenges as well. From tiny hummingbirds back from the brink of extinction, to parakeets thought to already be lost from our world, here are five bird species in Colombia that will make any birder’s heart flutter: 

My Introduction to Birdwatching in Bogotá

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28 June 2016

My Introduction to Birdwatching in Bogotá

I swallowed the last sip of beer from the bottom of my mug and jabbed at my phone several times to request a taxi. I explained to my friends that while it was indeed Friday and the night was still young, I had to turn in early because I was going on a birding tour the next day.