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November in the USA celebrates a holiday to give thanks. Nature gives us every day.

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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – RUSSIAN ILLUSION? MUSCOVY DUCK

MUSCOVY DUCK, Cairina moschata, Pato Real (Spanish), Bo’ox patux (Mayan) Muscovy. Moscow. Moscow. Muscovy. In.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – THINK PINK: ROSEATE SPOONBILL, PART 2 of 2

Roseate Spoonbill, Platatea ajaja, Espátula Rosada (Spanish)   A cacophonous chorus accosted me before I.

Droughts meant the end for the Maya: Cosmos Magazine

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The Luckiest Gringo in Mexico (Part 4)

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The Luckiest Gringo in Mexico (Part 3)

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