Trip Reports & Sightings

Posted by Dick Meijer

China - Sichuan and Tibetan Plateau - 17 May – 3 June 2017, author Dick Meijer (link created September 27, 2017)

Twitching the Algerian Nuthatch - 31 May to 2 June 2019 , author Dick Meijer (added September 21, 2019)
(Algerian Nuthatch, Djimla forest )

Colombia - 23rd July - 10th August 2014, author Dick Meijer (link created October 4, 2014)
(In search of endemic and near–endemic species and white-sand specialists)

Suriname - 6th to 16th August 2019, author Dick Meijer (link created November 8, 2019)
(The pristine forests of Zintete and Brownsberg hold many quality species)

Madagascar - 21st July - 12th August 2013, author Dick Meijer (link created November 5, 2013)
(Serious birders should visit Madagascar at least once.)

Northern Peru - 2nd October to 23rd October 2018, author Dick Meijer (link created May 25, 2019)
(San Martin, Loreto, Amazonas, Cajamarca, Lambayeque, La Libertad and Lima)

Report of a mammal - and (not a hardcore) bird watching trip to South Africa - 18 December 2014 to 7 January 2015, author Dick Meijer (link created March 15, 2015)
(Cape of Good Hope area, Kruger NP - our goal was primarily to enjoy and photograph South African wildlife)

South Halmahera and north Sulawesi, Indonesia - 27th April - 11 May 2013, author Dick Meijer (link created July 5, 2013)
(At Halmahera I visited the south-eastern part of the island, an area not visited by many birdwatchers before)

Romania, May 2015, author Dick Meijer (added July 4, 2015)

Costa Rica - 28 July - 18 August 2018, author Dick Meijer (added February 18, 2019)
(Rancho Naturalista, La Selva, Arenal, Monteverde, Carara, Corcovado, Cerro de la Muerte, Snowcap, Black-cheeked Ant-Tanager, Yellow-billed Cotinga, Turquoise Cotinga)

Brazil and Argentina - 28 April to 12 May 2018, author Dick Meijer (link created April 29, 2019)
(In total we recorded 368 species of bird of which 35 are endemic to Brazil)

Costa Rica - 28 July to 18 August 2018, author Dick Meijer (link created April 29, 2019)
(We recorded 351 species and found 3 of the 6 Costa Rican endemics)

Western Mexico - Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco and Colima - 21 February to 9 March 2019, author Dick Meijer (link created April 29, 2019)
(Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco and Colima include 52 of the 99 endemic species of Mexico)

Cape Verde - 22nd February - 6th March 2017, author Dick Meijer (link created April 22, 2017)

United Arab Emirates - 20th - 21st January 2017, author Dick Meijer (link created April 22, 2017)

Sri Lanka - 8th - 19th January 2017, author Dick Meijer (link created April 22, 2017)