Birds of Piedras Blancas and Golfo Dulce

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Researchers and students at La Gamba Field Station have counted 320 species of birds in Piedras Blancas National Park and the Golfo Dulce, whereas a list compiled by professional ornithologists, amateur birdwatchers, and tour guides at Esquinas Lodge contains 362 species. In any case, the biodiversity of birds in this relatively small area is one of the highest in Costa Rica. To download our list, click here or on the photo. (Acrobat Reader required).

Bird list of the Biological Station

Click on the photo to download a bird list compiled by La Gamba Biological Station. The 80-page, English-language “The Birds of the Golfo Dulce Region”, with many color photographs, can be orderd from Öffnet ein Fenster zum Versenden einer E-MailRainforest of the Austrians


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