Birds Of Western Ecuador A Photographic Guide

Andean Cock of the Rock Ecuador

Adean Cock-of-the-Rock as must see bird in North Western Ecuador.

We love visiting Ecuador it is wonderful country full of birds! Our most recent trip was in September 2018 and we loved seeing so many amazing birds! There is now a wonderful book to make your visit even more enjoyable - Birds of Western Ecuador a photographic guide - as you would expect packed with photos! Western Ecuador is a remarkably diverse area home to some of the most colourful and spectacular birds on earth, hosting more than 1,000 bird species! That is way more than the just over 600 species ever recorded in the UK and in a pretty tiny area. The United States and Canada combined are 140 times bigger than Western Ecuador yet this small region of South America has more birds! The rich diversity of habitats and extremes of altitude allow for this amazing array of species. During our tour in September we spent most of our time based at the delightful Tandayapa Bird Lodge, perfectly situated to visit many of these locations. It makes the perfect base, with superb food, and has many wonderful birds around the lodge. Armed with this book there has never been a better time to visit this region of Ecuador.

Giant Antpitta Ecuador 1

One of seven species of Antpitta we enjoyed on our last trip - Giant Antpitta.

If you are planning a birding trip to Ecuador buy this book!

If you would like details of our next Birdwatching Trip to Ecuador or any of our tours please email here and we would love to help...

We look forward to enjoying great birds and wildlife with you soon!

Birds of Western Ecuador is published by Princeton Press written by Nick Athanas and Paul Greenfield assited by many brilliant photographers! ISBN 978-0-691-15780-1

Blue-winged Mountain Tanager at Tandayapa Bird Lodge during our last visit.

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