BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-GRUBBERS, STRAINERS, SKIMMERS, AND SHEARERS: DUCK BILLS, MORE OR LESS, PART 1 OF 2

Doesn’t this title sound like cooking utensils found in a kitchen? Instead I will discuss.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-SINGING THE BLUES PHOTO ESSAY

Enjoy this short photo essay of birds with “blue” plumage. While three are winging the.

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BIRDIE BABIES PHOTO ESSAY Enjoy this short photo essay of baby birds with a glimpse.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-BELLY FLOPPING: TRICOLORED HERON

Tricolored Heron, Egret tricolor, Garza Tricolor (Spanish) Wading birds use different feeding strategies to capture.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-SWAMPED WITH SWAMPHENS

Thirty-four chicken-sized birds emerge from cattails to engage in a dodge-ball dance in an open,.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-OWL BE SEEING YOU: BURROWING OWL

BURROWING OWL, Athene cunicularia, “Tecolote Llanero” (Spanish) Time for some light heartedness and whimsy! I.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN, AND BEYOND-EYE RISK: PILEATED WOODPECKER

Begin this New Year with new hope, discoveries. I found something new to ponder. IMAGINE.

Surprise Findings in Animal Asexual Reproduction Study

New scientific research has shown that asexual reproduction or “virgin births,” a process typically associated.

BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-FEEDING OR COOLING STRATEGY? WOOD STORK

Wood Stork Mycteria americana Cigüeña Americana o Galletán (Spanish) When I saw an adult Wood.

10th ANNIVERSARY MONTH: BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND-PART 3 OF 3

How often do we pinpoint the exact moment when we change the course of our.

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Mexican Army ‘watches over’ Mayan Train critics and relatives of the 43 students: Guacamaya hackers

The Guacamaya is made up of anonymous elements, they claim to be social justice warriors and use hacking to expose…

Calle 47 in Mérida’s Centro to become the new “gastronomic corridor”

What is the history of 47th Street in Mérida's Centro? Controversies and stories surround this street, waiting to become a…

Birth certificates in Yucatán could be in Mayan language

Birth certificates issued in Yucatán could be written in the Maya language if requested by any citizen. Juan Collí Pinto,…

Huevos Motuleños: from Motul to the World

From Motul to your table! Let´s talk about the delicious traditional breakfast eggs from Motul, a little town in Yucatán.…

Spooky Mayan legends: here’s the story of the “La X’tabay”

The ancient Mayan story tells that in a small village lived two beautiful sisters, one known as Xkeban which meant sinful woman…