Watching a feeding Vervain Hummingbird—ten feet away—is an especially warm welcome to this Caribbean island with the most endemic birds (29 extant species, 2 probably extinct).

Steve Shunk, our associate editor, is headed to the Caribbean in a few days. Birding may not be the first thing people think of when planning a trip to the Caribbean, but Steve thinks these tropical islands give many reasons to change that perception. Steve will be attending the 20th International Meeting of BirdsCaribbean, which is… Read more


Jamaican Spindalis, Ecclesdown Road in Jamaica's John Crow Mountains. Photo by Steve Shunk

Birding Adventures TV: Jamaica’s Hummingbirds Caribbean Whiptail Stingray feeding near the Blue Lagoon, Portland Parish Over 200 photos from… Read more

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