Bird Watching or Birding

Guided tour of William Daza to see the best bird species

Birds of the Amazon, Colombia birding with William Daza

We offer experiences in bird watching (Birding) in different Amazonian ecosystems of the triple border: Colombia, Brazil and Peru, in the context of sustainable development, ecotourism, community and cultural tourism.

Milano muslirufo, Gavilán de calzón rufo – Harpagus diodon, seen by William Daza on June 12, 2019.

Bird Watching Excursions

We have excursions designed on request and fixed plans for the areas of the River and Kilometers in the municipalities of Leticia and Puerto Nariño in Colombia and the nearby regions of Brazil and Peru.

Experiences

Bird Watching or “Birding” as personal and group therapy have a special power for our emotional life (heartbreak, sadness, depression): Bird therapy.

Benefits of Bird Watching

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Bird watching experiences for both students, apprentices and experts, which allow to develop knowledge and research skills of nature and culture.

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Propitiate and understand the own knowledge that communities have around the interaction «people-bird» (ethno-ornithology).

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You will interact with the indigenous communities, respecting their worldviews, cultures, customs and traditions.

Colombia is the country with the most bird species found

Global Big Day

The GBD is the world’s largest bird watching competition.

This initiative is led by the Ornithology Laboratory of Cornell University (United States) to promote bird conservation and protection.

Global Big Day Results May 4 2019

On May 4, 2019 Colombia ratified the First Place and the three-time championship 2017, 2018 and 2019:

1. Colombia with 1591 species.
2. Peru with 1516 species.
3. Ecuador with 1144 species.

Amazon Jungle, Colombia (CO) Nov 2019

630 bird species in the Department of the Amazon, Colombia with 1971 watch lists.

WILLIAM DAZA DÍAZ is in the Top 10 of birdwatchers in the Department of the Amazon, with 275 species observed and recorded on the e-bird platform.

Itinerary

Birdwatching experiences

  • 5 in the morning is the right time to get ready and move to the chosen place.
  • 5:30 to 6:00 in the morning is the time to start the sighting.
  • 8:00 to 9:00 am for breakfast and continue the observation.
  • 12:00 m time for lunch, rest, contemplation or bath according to scenarios.
  • 2:00 pm return and sighting.
  • 5:00 pm evaluation and list of birds observed by all.

Bird Watching Equipment

Binoculars, Camera and Radio Phone.

Books and Notebook

Bird Gallery

Águila Plomiza – Ictinia plumbea

Arrocero Buchicastaño – Oryzoborus angolensis

Atrapamoscas Cabecinegro – Myiarchus tubericulifer

Bichofué Chico – Pitangus lictor

Cabezón Castaño – Pachyramphus casneus