BIRDING AND SAILING THE SOUTHERN LESSER ANTILLES

aboard the Royal Clipper

JANUARY 15-22 2005

BIRD SIGHTING SUMMARY

 

This is the Royal Clipper with a few small sails up.

Union Island beach.

Bromeliad in dry forest on Union Island.

 

Arriving at Grenada around noon on January 17.

Many houses on Grenada still had tarps for makeshift roofs after the hurricane last fall.

Our group of intrepid birders scanning from the fort on Grenada.

At Mt. Hartman on Grenada listening for Grenada Dove. We heard two calling from up on the hillside.

At Tobago Cays.

Fron the top of Petit Bateau at the Tobago Cays looking north. Climbing to this location is not recommended as it involves lots of thorns.

Watching for pelagics on the wing of the bridge of the Royal Clipper.