Honduras: choose your own eco-adventure!

White-eared Hummingbird at El Consejero © Dorian Anderson

Introduction With nearly 800 recorded bird species, Honduras presents a wonderful destination for anyone looking to experience the neotropics. Toucans, hummingbirds, and oropendolas all call the country home, and a developing ecotourism infrastructure facilitates access to more of the country than ever before. I was fortunate to travel to Honduras earlier this year, and I’ve… Read more »

The “Situation” at Pico Bonito Lodge, Honduras

Rufous-tailed Hummingbird Pico Bonito Honduras by Steve Shunk

To borrow a phrase from James Adams, head naturalist of the Lodge at Pico Bonito in northern Honduras, here was my current “situation” in January 2016: I’m trying to get some work done in Sala Cotinga, which is sort of the back room at the Pico Bonito restaurant. It’s quiet and well ventilated in there, with plenty… Read more »