• Oriental Pratincole (photo by Steve Brenner)
    March 27, 2015

    Borneo Big Day

    Hank Aaron, Edmund Hillary, Billy Mitchell: record holders and champions of their respective fields. While a big day of birding isn’t exactly th...
  • Common Raven searching for grubs at housing
    March 20, 2015

    Santa Rosa Tour 3 Update: Part One, Marc...

    We arrived for our third tour on Santa Rosa on March 10 (I am currently working for Institute for Wildlife Studies monitoring Peregrine Falcons and Ba...
  • Elephant Seal basking in the sun on Santa Rosa Island
    March 12, 2015

    Santa Rosa Tour 2 Update: Part Two, Febr...

    Weather can be extremely variable on the Channel Islands, as we found out during the second half of our second tour on Santa Rosa working for Institut...
  • Oriental pied Hornbill, waking up in the gutter (photo by Steve Brenner)
    March 11, 2015

    Birding the Kinabatangan River

    The phrase ‘jungle river cruise’ is tossed around a lot these days. Every morning at the old office water cooler, somebody just keeps on t...
  • A young Baird's Tapir, Golden Stream Corridor Preserve, Belize; photo by Victor Bonilla
    March 7, 2015

    Belize Mammal Spotlight: Baird’s T...

    Last fall, I had the opportunity to travel to Belize to participate in the Belize Raptor Research Institute Cattle Landing Hawk Watch. Through this e...
Oriental Pratincole (photo by Steve Brenner)

Borneo Big Day

Hank Aaron, Edmund Hillary, Billy Mitchell: record holders and champions of their respective fields. While a big day of birding isn’t exactly the same as reaching the summit of Everest…

Common Raven searching for grubs at housing

Santa Rosa Tour 3 Update: Part One, March 11-13

We arrived for our third tour on Santa Rosa on March 10 (I am currently working for Institute for Wildlife Studies monitoring Peregrine Falcons and Bald Eagles on Santa Rosa…

Elephant Seal basking in the sun on Santa Rosa Island
Oriental pied Hornbill, waking up in the gutter (photo by Steve Brenner)

Birding the Kinabatangan River

The phrase ‘jungle river cruise’ is tossed around a lot these days. Every morning at the old office water cooler, somebody just keeps on talking about that excellent jungle river…

A young Baird's Tapir, Golden Stream Corridor Preserve, Belize; photo by Victor Bonilla

Belize Mammal Spotlight: Baird’s Tapir

Last fall, I had the opportunity to travel to Belize to participate in the Belize Raptor Research Institute Cattle Landing Hawk Watch. Through this experience, I met count leader Victor Bonilla,…