Great Kiskadee, these beautiful birds were ever-present, Janice's favorite.
Chestnut-eared Aracari, Brazil Pantanal.
Gray-necked Wood Rail
Hyacinth Macaw hanging by beaks, talons intertwined, Brazil Pantanal
Back at Porto Jofre for lunch--just as this Hyacinth Macaw was having his. Brazil Pantanal.
Rufescent Tiger Heron with lunch.
Jibaru with lunch
Southern Crested Caracara - These hawks are very common in the Pantanal, in fact dozens of them sat around waiting for food at Porto Jofre, our destination for the next 5 days.
Great Black Hawk
Yes, me again!
Wattled Jacana chick
Anhinga, Brazil Pantanal
Kingfisher with lunch
Southern Crested Caracara
Black Skimmer on a sandbar in the river
Early next morning, back out in our boat . . .
Ringed Kingfisher, also very common in the Pantanal--to our delight!
Orange-backed Troupial - Note: both at the hotel and on a short walk, we saw a wide variety of birds and a few monkeys!
Black Collared Hawk
Caracara, Wood Stork and vultures devour scraps thrown by Porto Jofre workers.
From Our Pantanal Trip