Europe (7 new)

  • Bean Goose
  • Black Redstart
  • Blackbird
  • Eider Duck
  • Grey Heron
  • Kestrel
  • Scaup
  • Shelduck
  • Starling
  • Tree Sparrow
  • White-fronted Goose
  • Wood Pigeon

Tanzania, Lukuba (3 new)

  • Black-headed Gonoleck
  • Dusky Flycatcher
  • Golden Weaver
  • Little Egret
  • Masked Weaver
  • White-bellied Cormorant

Tanzania, Serengeti / Klein’s (21 new)

  • African Black-headed Oriole
  • African Grey Flycatcher
  • African Mourning Dove
  • Augur Buzzard
  • Bare-faced Go-Away Bird
  • Black Lord Babbler
  • Blue-naped Mousebird
  • Brown Parrot
  • Common Bulbul
  • Coqui Francolin
  • Cordon Bleu
  • Grey-backed Fiscal Shrike
  • Harlequin Quail
  • Hildebrand’s Starling
  • Little Bee-eater
  • Long-tailed Cisticola
  • Long-tailed Glossy Starling
  • Marico Sunbird
  • Northern Anteater Chat
  • Northern White-crowned Shrike
  • Nubian Woodpecker
  • Purple Grenadier
  • Rattling Ciscticola
  • Ring-necked Dove
  • Ruppell’s Long-tailed Starling
  • Silver Bird
  • Slate-colored Boubou
  • Speckle-fronted Weaver
  • Sooty Chat
  • Striped Kingfisher
  • Van der Decken’s Hornbill
  • White-bellied Tit
  • White-browed Robin Chat
  • White-browed Scrub Robin
  • White-headed Buffalo Weaver
  • White-naped Raven
  • Wire-tailed Swallow
  • Yellow-throated Longclaw

Tanzania – Ngorogoro and Manyara (55 new)

  • African Marsh Harrier
  • Augur Buzzard
  • Bare-faced Go-away Bird
  • Banded Martin
  • Black Kite
  • Black Spurwing
  • Black-headed Heron
  • Black-winged Stilt
  • Cape Teal
  • Cardinal Quelea
  • Chestnut Sparrow
  • Chestnut-naped Francolin
  • Cinammon-chested Bee-eater
  • Common Fiscal Shrike
  • Crested Guinea Fowl
  • Crowned Crane (!!)
  • Crowned Hornbill
  • d’Arnaud’s Barbet
  • Dusky Turtle Dove
  • Eastern Double-collared Sunbird
  • Eurasian Hoopoe
  • Fan-tailed Widow Bird
  • Fish Eagle
  • Fisher’s Sparrow Lark
  • Glossy Ibis
  • Great White Pelican
  • Greater Flamingo
  • Grey Heron
  • Grey Hornbill
  • Grey-headed Kingfisher
  • Grey-headed Social Weaver
  • Grey-headed Sparrow
  • Ground Hornbill
  • Hildebrand’s Francolin
  • Hildebrand’s Starling
  • Hooded Vulture
  • Lesser Flamingo
  • Little Bee-eater
  • Long-crested Eagle
  • Long-tailed Fiscal Shrike
  • Maribou Stork
  • Montane White-eye
  • Mountain Wagtail
  • Narina Trogon (!!)
  • Paradise Whydah
  • Pectoral-Patch Cisticola
  • Pied Avocet
  • Pin-tailed Whydah
  • Quail Finch
  • Red-and-Yellow Barbet
  • Red-billed Duck
  • Red-billed Quelea
  • Red-breasted Cuckoo
  • Red-capped Lark
  • Red-rumped Swallow
  • Ring-tailed Dove
  • Rufous Sparrow
  • Rufous-tailed Weaver Bird
  • Ruppell’s Vulture
  • Saddle-billed Stork
  • Scarlet-chested Sunbird
  • Schalow’s Wheatear
  • Schalow’s Turaco
  • Silvery-Cheeked Hornbill
  • Slaty-colored Boubou
  • Southern Red Bishop
  • Speckled Mousebird
  • Spotted Morning Thrush
  • Spur-winged Goose
  • Spur-winged Lapwing
  • Striped Kingfisher
  • Superb Starling
  • Three-banded Plover
  • Tropical Boubou
  • True Quail
  • White-browed Coucal
  • White-crested Helmet-shrike
  • Woodland Kingfisher
  • Yellow-billed Stork
  • Yellow-throated Longclaw

Madagascar (25 new)

  • Blue Pigeon
  • Common Newtonia
  • Crested Drongo
  • Dimorphic Egret
  • Forest Rock Thrush
  • Frances's Sparrowhawk
  • Greater Vasa Parrot
  • Helmet Vanga (!!)
  • Lesser Vasa Parrot
  • Lesser-crowned Tern
  • Long-billed Greenbul
  • Madagascar Bee-eater
  • Madagascar Bulbul
  • Madagascar Buzzard
  • Madagascar Fody
  • Madagascar Green Sunbird
  • Madagascar Kestrel
  • Madagascar Magpie Robin
  • Madagascar Paradise Flycatcher
  • Madagascar Wagtail
  • Madagascar White-eye
  • Pygmy Kingfisher
  • Red-eyed Cormorant
  • Red-fronted Coua (!!)
  • Souimanga Sunbird

Capetown (28 new)

  • African Oystercatcher
  • African Penguin
  • Banks Cormorant
  • Cape Bulbul
  • Cape Bunting
  • Cape Francolin
  • Cape Robin
  • Cape Robin Chat
  • Cape Sugarbird
  • Cape White-eye
  • Cinnamon (Lemon) Dove
  • Hartlaub's Gull
  • Jackal Buzzard
  • Karoo Prinia
  • Malachite Sunbird
  • Naddicky
  • Olive Thrush
  • Orange-breasted Sunbird
  • Red-winged Starling
  • Rock Kestrel
  • Somber Greenbul
  • Southern Lesser Double-collared Sunbird
  • Speckled Mousebird
  • Speckled Pigeon
  • Spotted Thick-knee
  • Swift Tern
  • White-breasted Cormorant
  • White-necked Raven

Jabulani, South Africa (14 new)

  • African Black Duck
  • African Hawk Eagle
  • Black-shouldered Kite
  • Cut-throat Finch
  • Dark Chanting Goshawk
  • Giant Kingfisher
  • Hooded Vulture
  • Lizard Buzzard
  • Maribou Stork
  • Southern Booboo
  • Southern White-crowned Shrike
  • Southern White-faced Scops Owl
  • Spotted Eagle Owl
  • Red-faced Mouse Bird
  • Red-crested Koorhan
  • Shikra
  • White-headed Vulture

Mala Mala, South Africa (43 new)

  • African Stone Chat
  • Arrow-marked Babbler
  • Bennett's Woodpecker
  • Black Crake
  • Black Flycatcher
  • Black-backed Puffback
  • Black-crowned Tschagra
  • Black-fronted Bush Shrike
  • Bronze Manakin
  • Brown-headed Parrot
  • Brown-hooded Kingfisher
  • Brown-crowned Tschagra
  • Burchell's Coucal
  • Chinned-spot Batis
  • Crested Barbet
  • Crested Francolin
  • Crowned Lapwing
  • Crown Plover
  • Dark-capped Bulbul
  • Fish Eagle
  • Goliath Heron
  • Greater Blue-eared Starling
  • Green-backed Cameroptera
  • Gray Heron
  • Helmeted Guinea Fowl
  • Lesser-masked Weaver
  • Lesser-striped Swallow
  • Little Bee-eater
  • Natal Spurfowl
  • Pied Wagtail
  • Purple-crested Turaco
  • Red-billed Firefinch
  • Red-headed Weaver
  • Reed Cormorant
  • Retz's Helmet Shrike
  • Senegal Lapwing
  • Southern Black Tit
  • Southern White-crowned Shrike
  • Streaky-headed Canary
  • Tawny-flanked Prinea
  • Verreaux's Eagle Owl
  • White-fronted Bee-eater
  • Wire-tailed Swallow
  • Yellow-fronted Canary

Botswana – Okavanga Delta – Stanley’s (39 new)

  • African Barred Owlet
  • African Darter
  • African Fish Eagle
  • African Green Pigeon
  • African Jacana
  • African Pygmy Goose
  • Bateleur Eagle
  • Black-collared Barbet
  • Black-headed Oriole
  • Blue Waxbill
  • Brown Snake Eagle
  • Burchell’s Starling
  • Common Waxbill
  • Dickenson’s Kestrel
  • Dwarf Bittern
  • Emerald Spotted Wood-dove
  • Fiery-necked Nightjar
  • Glossy Ibis
  • Golden-tailed Woodpecker
  • Gray-backed Camoroptera
  • Green-backed Heron
  • Hamerkop
  • Hartlaub’s Babbler
  • Little Beeeater
  • Magpie Shrike
  • Meves’ (Long-tailed) Starling
  • Meyers’ Parrot
  • Pearl-spotted Owlet
  • Pied Kingfisher
  • Red-Billed Barbet
  • Red-billed Oxpecker
  • Red-eyed Turtle Dove
  • Rufous-bellied Heron
  • Sacred Ibis
  • Saddle-billed Stork
  • Senegal Coucal
  • Slaty Egret
  • Southern Ground Hornbill
  • Spur-winged Goose
  • Square-tailed Nightjar (picked out at night by Gibson, #1,000 !!!)
  • Striped Kingfisher
  • Water Thick-knee
  • Wattled Crane
  • White-bellied Sunbird
  • White-faced Whistling Ducks
  • Wood Hoopoe
  • Woodland Kingfisher
  • Yellow-billed Oxpecker

Botswana – Makgadi Kgadi Pans – Jack’s (24 new)

  • Acacia Pied Barbet
  • African Gray Hornbill
  • African Spoonbill (!!)
  • Ant-eating Chat
  • Battelier Eagle
  • Black-shouldered Kite
  • Black-winged Stilt
  • Burchell’s Sandgrouse
  • Common Scimitarbill
  • Desert Cisticola
  • Fawn-colored Lark
  • Flappit Lark
  • Grassveld (African) Pipit
  • Green Wood Hoopoe
  • Kalahari Scrub Robin
  • Long-billed Crombec
  • Martial Eagle
  • Pied Avocet
  • Rattling Cisticola
  • Red-billed Teal
  • Red-capped Lark
  • Red-necked Falcon
  • Ruff
  • Secretary Bird (!!)
  • Tinkling Cisticola
  • Violet-eared Waxbill
  • Zitting Cisticola

Namibia, Waterberg (45 new)

  • Brimstone Canary
  • Bronze-winged Courser
  • Buffalo Weaver
  • Cape Bunting
  • Cape Turtle Dove
  • Cape Vulture
  • Chestnut-vented Tit Babbler
  • Crimson-breasted Shrike
  • Damara Hornbill
  • Egyptian Goose
  • Familiar Chat
  • Fork-tailed Drongo
  • Golden-breasted Bunting
  • Grassveld Pipit
  • Ground-scraper Thrush
  • Helmeted Guinea Fowl
  • Jacana Cuckoo
  • Kori Bustard
  • Little Grebe
  • Long-tailed Paradise Whydah
  • Maccao Duck
  • Monotonous Lark
  • Northern Black Korhaan
  • Pygmy Falcon
  • Purple Roller
  • Red-billed Hornbill
  • Red-billed Quellea
  • Red-billed Spurfowl
  • Red-capped Lark
  • Red-eyed Bulbul
  • Red-Knobbed Coot
  • Rock Martin
  • Rosy-faced Lovebird
  • Scaly-feathered Finch
  • Shaft-tailed Whydah
  • Short-toed Rock Thrush
  • Sociable Weaver
  • Southern Gray-headed Sparrow
  • Southern Pale Chanting Goshawk
  • Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill
  • Swainson’s Spurfowl
  • Swallow-tailed Beeeater
  • Wattled Starling
  • White-backed Vulture
  • White-browed Sparrow Weaver
  • White-rumped Swift
  • White-throated Canary
  • Yellow Canary

Namibia – Skeleton Coast (26 new)

  • African Palm Swift
  • Blacksmith Lapwing
  • Burchell’s Courser
  • Cape Cormorant
  • Cape Crow
  • Cattle Egret
  • Cinnamon-breasted Bunting
  • Crowned Lapwing
  • Damara Tern
  • Go-Away Bird
  • Gray’s Lark
  • Gray-backed Sparrow Lark
  • Greater Kestrel
  • Harlequin Quail
  • Kelp Gull
  • Lappet-faced Vulture
  • Laughing Dove
  • Lilac-breasted Roller
  • Monteiro’s Hornbill
  • Namaqua Sandgrouse
  • Ostrich (!!)
  • Sabine’s Gull
  • Spotted Thick-knee
  • Stark’s Lark
  • Tawny Eagle
  • Three-banded Courser
  • Three-banded Plover
  • Trac Trac Chat
  • White-Throated Canary
  • Yellow-bellied Eremomola

Namibia, Damaraland (22)

  • African Black Sunbird
  • African Red-eyed Bulbul
  • Amethyst Sunbird
  • Black-chested Snake Eagle
  • Bradfield’s Swift
  • Cape Glossy Starling
  • Capped Wheatear
  • Chestnut-backed Sparrowlark
  • Common Fiscal Shrike
  • Double-banded Sandgrouse
  • Dusky Sunbird
  • Gray-rumped Swallow
  • Lannet Falcon
  • Lark-like Bunting
  • Ludwig’s Bustard
  • Mountain Chat
  • Namaqua Dove (with nest)
  • Namaqua Sandgrouse
  • Pied Crow
  • Pied Starling
  • Ruppell’s Korhann
  • Sparrow Lark

Johannesburg (8, 6 new)

  • African Hoopoe
  • Cape Wagtail
  • Common Fiscal Shrike
  • Crowned Plover
  • Hadeda Ibis
  • Pintail Whyday
  • Sacred Ibis
  • Southern Masked Weaver

Dubai

  • European Roller
  • Red-vented Bulbul
  • Ring-necked Parakeet

Jordan (5 new)

  • (Common) Blackbird
  • Blue Rock Thrush
  • Brown-necked Raven
  • Common Kestrel
  • Desert Lark
  • Great Tit
  • Hooded Wheatear
  • Long-legged Buzzard
  • Red-vented Bulbul

Egypt (11 new)

  • African Rock Martin
  • Brown-necked Raven
  • Crested Lark
  • Collared Dove
  • Glossy Ibis
  • Great White Heron
  • House Crow
  • Laughing Dove
  • Long-legged Buzzard
  • Nile Valley Sunbird (!!)
  • Pallid Swift
  • Spanish Sparrow
  • White-crowned Black Wheatear
  • Yellow-vented Bulbul

Pantanal, Brazil (120 species, 74 new)

  • Amazon Kingfisher
  • Anhinga
  • Bat Falcon
  • Bay-winged Cowbird
  • Black Vulture
  • Black-backed Water Tyrant
  • Black-bellied Whistling Duck
  • Black-collared Hawk
  • Black-crowned Night Heron
  • Blue-crowned Parakeet
  • Blue-crowned Trogon
  • Blue-fronted Parrot
  • Black-capped Donacobius
  • Black-hooded (Nanday) Parakeet
  • Black-throated Mango Hummingbird
  • Boat-billed Flycatcher
  • Brown-chested Martin
  • Buff-necked Ibis
  • Burrowing Owl
  • Brazilian Duck
  • Campo Flicker
  • Campo Oriole (Troupial)
  • Cattle Tyrant
  • Chaco Chachalaca
  • Chalk-browed Mockingbird
  • Chopi Blackbird
  • Cocoi Heron
  • Crested Caracara
  • Crested Oropendola
  • Crimson-crested Woodpecker
  • Ferruginous Pygmy Owl
  • Giant Cowbird
  • Gilded Sapphire Hummingbird
  • Golden-collared Macaw
  • Golden-winged Cacique
  • Great Egret
  • Greater Ani
  • Greater Rhea
  • Green Kingfisher
  • Green-barred Woodpecker
  • Grey-chested Martin
  • Grey-crested Cacholote
  • Greyish Saltator
  • Guira Cuckoo
  • Hepatic Tanager
  • House Sparrow
  • Hyacinth Macaw
  • Jabiru Stork
  • Large-billed Tern
  • Lesser Seed Finch
  • Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture
  • Linneated Woodpecker
  • Little Woodpecker
  • Long-tailed Ground Dove
  • Monk Parakeet
  • Narrow-billed Woodcreeper
  • Neotropic Cormorant
  • Pale-crested Woodpecker
  • Pale-legged Hornero
  • Palm Tanager
  • Pauraque
  • Peach-fronted Parakeet
  • Picazuro Pigeon
  • Picui Ground Dove
  • Planalto Woodcreeper
  • Plumbeous Ibis
  • Plush-crested Jay
  • Purple Gallinule
  • Purplish Jay
  • Red-and-Green Macaw
  • Red-crested Cardinal
  • Red-shouldered Macaw
  • Ringed Kingfisher
  • Roadside Hawk
  • Ruddy Ground Dove
  • Rufescent Tiger Heron
  • Rufous Casiornis
  • Rufous Hornero
  • Rufous-bellied Thrush
  • Rusty-backed Antwren (!!)
  • Saffron Finch
  • Savanna Hawk
  • Sayaca Tanager
  • Scaled Dove
  • Scaly-headed Parrot
  • Smooth-billed Ani
  • Solitary Sandpiper
  • Southern Lapwing
  • Southern Screamer
  • Snail Kite
  • Snowy Egret
  • Squirrel Cuckoo
  • Striated Heron
  • Swallow-tailed Hummingbird
  • Thrush-like Wren
  • Toco Toucan
  • Tropical Kingbird
  • Turkey Vulture
  • Uni-colored Blackbird
  • Wattled Jacana
  • Whispering (Bare-faced Ibis)
  • Whistling Heron
  • White Woodpecker
  • White-eyed Parakeet
  • White-faced Whistling Duck
  • White-fronted Woodpecker
  • White-rumped Monjita
  • White-tipped Dove
  • White-wedged Piculet
  • White-winged Swallow
  • Wood Stork
  • Yellow-billed Cardinal
  • Yellow-billed Tern
  • Yellow-chevroned Parakeet
  • Yellow-headed Caracara

Antarctica Peninsula (3 new)

  • Adelie Penguin
  • Antarctic Shag
  • South Polar Skua

South Georgia Island (5 new)

  • Antarctic Tern
  • Blue Petrel
  • Chinstrap Penguin
  • Snowy Sheathbill
  • South Georgian Pintail
  • South Georgian Shag

Southern Ocean (15 new)

  • Antarctic (Dove) Prion
  • Black-bellied Storm Petrel
  • Cape Petrel
  • Common Diving Petrel (see Gibson's Report)
  • Gray-headed Albatross
  • Great Shearwater
  • Light-mantled Sooty Albatross
  • Macaroni Penguin
  • Northern Giant Petrel
  • Soft-plumaged Petrel
  • Sooty Shearwater
  • South Georgian Diving Petrel
  • Southern Giant Petrel
  • Wandering Albatross
  • White-chinned Petrel
  • Wilson's Storm Petrel

Falkland Islands (25 new)

  • Austral Thrush
  • Black-browed Albatross
  • Black-chinned Siskin
  • Black-crowned Night Heron
  • Black-throated Finch
  • Blackish Cinclodes (Tussockbird)
  • Blackish Oystercatcher
  • Chilean Swallow
  • Cobb's Wren
  • Dark-faced Ground Tyrant
  • Dolphin Gull
  • Falklands Flightless Steamer Duck
  • Falklands Grass Wren
  • Falklands Skua
  • Falklands Thrush
  • Gentoo Penguin
  • Grass Wren
  • Kelp Goose
  • King Cormorant
  • King Penguin
  • Imperial Shag
  • Long-tailed Meadowlark
  • Magellanic Oystercatcher
  • Magellanic Snipe (!!)
  • Patagonia Crested Duck
  • Rock Shag
  • Rockhopper Penguin
  • Ruddy-headed Goose
  • Southern Giant Petrel
  • Speckled Teal
  • Striated Caracara
  • Turkey Vulture

Ushuaia (6 new)

  • Bar-winged Cinclodes
  • Dark-bellied Cinclodes
  • Grey-flanked Cinclodes
  • Magellanic Woodpecker (!!)
  • Rock Cormorant
  • South American Tern
  • White-throated Treerunner

Torres del Paine (14 new)

  • Andean Ruddy Duck
  • Austral Blackbird
  • Austral Parakeet
  • Chilean Flamingo
  • Coscoraba Swan
  • Flying Steamer Duck
  • Great Grebe
  • Lesser Rhea
  • Long-tailed Meadowlark
  • Patagonia Sierra Finch
  • Red Shoveler
  • Spectacled Duck
  • Striped Woodpecker
  • Thorn-tailed Rayadito
  • Torrent Duck (!!)
  • White-browed Ground Tyrant

Puerto Varas, Chile (20 new)

  • Austral Seagull
  • Austral Thrush
  • Black Skimmer
  • Black Vulture
  • Black-crowned Night Heron
  • Blackish Oystercatcher
  • Brown-hooded Gull
  • Chiloe Wigeon
  • Common Tern
  • Dark-bellied Cinclodes
  • Flightless Steamer Duck
  • Grey-hooded Sierra Finch
  • Humbolt's Penguin
  • Imperial Cormorant
  • Kelp Goose
  • Kelp Gull
  • Magellanic Penguin
  • Pectoral Sandpiper
  • Peruvian Pelican
  • Plumbeous Rail
  • Red-legged Cormorant
  • Rufous-tailed Plantcutter
  • Whimbrel
  • White-browed Ground Tyrant
  • White-crested Elaenia
  • Wilson's Phalarope

Bariloche (16 new)

  • American Kestrel
  • Ashy-headed Goose
  • Black-chested Buzzard Eagle
  • Black-faced Ibis
  • Black-throated Huet Huet
  • Black-winged Ground Dove
  • Brown Pintail
  • Chucao
  • Cinammon Teal
  • Long-billed Meadowlark
  • Red Shoveler
  • Red-gartered Coot
  • Ringed Kingfisher
  • Ruddy Duck
  • Rufous-backed Negrito
  • Silver Grebe
  • Southern Lapwing
  • Southern-crested Caracara
  • Upland Goose

Buenos Aires (12 new species)

  • Black-necked Swan
  • Brown-chested Martin
  • Chalk-browed Mockingbird
  • Cuckoo Dove
  • European Starling
  • Fork-tailed Flycatcher
  • Giant Wood Rail
  • Golden-billed Saltator
  • Gray-headed Gull
  • Hooded Siskin
  • Great Egret
  • Great Kiskadee
  • Hooded Siskin
  • Rufous-backed Hornero
  • Saffron Yellow Finch
  • White-winged Becard

Cordoba, Argentina (El Colibri) (19 species, 18 new)

  • Blue-tufted Starthroat
  • Boat-billed Flycatcher
  • Brown Cacholote
  • Burrowing Owl
  • Double-collared Seedeater
  • Golden-breasted Woodpecker
  • Gray-headed Tanager
  • Guira Cuckoo
  • Monk Parakeet
  • Saffron Yellow Finch
  • Scimiter-billed Woodcreeper
  • Screaming Cowbird
  • Southern-crested Caracara
  • Southern Lapwing
  • Spot-backed Puffbird
  • Spot-winged Pigeon
  • Streaked Flycatcher
  • White-tailed Hawk
  • White-throated Hummingbird

Easter Island (3)

  • Brown Noddy
  • Common Diuca-Finch
  • Red-tailed Tropicbird

Santiago (11, 10 new)

  • Amazon Parakeet
  • Andean Condor (!!)
  • Austral Blackbird
  • Black-chested Buzzard Eagle
  • Chilean Mockingbird
  • Chilean Swallow
  • Chimango Caracara
  • Mourning Sierra Finch
  • Moustached Turca
  • Plumbeous Sierra Finch
  • Southern Lapwing

San Pedro de la Atacama (14)

  • Andean Avocet (!)
  • Andean Flamingo
  • Baird's Sandpiper
  • Black-hooded Sierra Finch
  • Bright-rumped Yellow Finch
  • Chilean Flamingo
  • Greater Yellow Finch
  • Picou Ground Dove
  • Puna Plover
  • Rufous-backed Hawk
  • Speckled Teal
  • Straight-billed Earthcreeper
  • White-winged Dove
  • Wilson's Phalarope

Machu Picchu (11)

  • Andean Guan
  • Black Phoebe
  • Black-throated Flowerpiercer
  • Blue-capped Tanager
  • Collared Inca Hummingbird
  • Common Tody Flycatcher
  • Rocket-tailed Puffleg (Hummingbird)
  • Rufous-tailed Tyrant
  • Sparkling Violet-ear
  • Spot-winged Pigeon
  • White-capped Dipper

The Sacred Valley, Peru (17)

  • Andean Gull
  • Band-tailed Seedeater
  • Black-backed Grosbeak
  • Blue and White Swallow
  • Bright-rumped Yellow Finch
  • Chestnut-breasted Coronet
  • Cinnamon Flycatcher
  • Fasciated Tiger Heron
  • Giant Hummingbird (!!)
  • Green and White Hummingbird
  • Golden-bellied Grosbeak
  • Golden-bellied Saltator
  • Green-tailed Trainbearer
  • House Wren
  • Mountain Caracara
  • Rufous-collared Sparrow
  • Smoke-colored Pewee

Cusco, Peru (5)

  • American Kestrel
  • Andean Mountain Tanager
  • Aplomado Falcon
  • Chigunanca Thrush
  • White-winged Shrike-tanager

Lima, Peru (7, 6 new)

  • Croaking Ground Dove
  • Eared Dove
  • Inca Tern
  • Neotropical Cormorant
  • Peruvian Thick-knee
  • Turkey Vulture
  • West Peruvian Dove

Sacha Lodge, Coca, Ecuador (56, 53 new)

  • Amazonian White-tailed Trogon
  • Bare-necked Fruit Crow
  • Black-headed Parrot
  • Black-tailed Tityra
  • Cattle Egrets
  • Cinammon Atila
  • Cobalt-winged Parakeet
  • Crested Orenpendula
  • Crested Owl
  • Crimson-crested Woodpecker
  • Gray-bellied Hawk
  • Gray-breasted Martin
  • Greater Ani
  • Greater Kiskadee
  • Green and Gold Tanager
  • Hoetzen
  • Ivory-billed Aracari
  • Laughing Gull
  • Lesser Kiskadee
  • Many-banded Aracari
  • Mealy Amazon Parrot
  • Opal-crowned Tanager
  • Opal-winged Tanager
  • Orange-bellied Euphonia
  • Pale-vented Pigeon
  • Palm Tanager
  • Pied Plover
  • Piratic Flycatcher
  • Plum-throated Cotinga
  • Purple Honeycreeper
  • Red-capped Cardinal
  • Ringed Kingfisher
  • Ruddy Pigeon
  • Rufous-bellied Euphonia
  • Slender-billed Kite
  • Snowy Egret
  • Social Flycatcher
  • Spangled Cotinga
  • Speckled Chachalaca
  • Spix's Guan
  • Striated Heron
  • Swallow Tanager
  • Tawny-billed Screech Owl
  • Tiger Heron
  • Tropical Kingbird
  • Violaceous Jay
  • White-lored Euphonia
  • White-throated Jacamar
  • White-throated Toucan
  • White-winged Swallow
  • Woodcreeper
  • Yellow-browed Toady Flycatcher
  • Yellow-headed Vulture
  • Yellow-rumped Cacique
  • Yellow-tufted Woodpecker

Galapagos, Ecuador (46 species, 42 new)

  • American Oystercatcher
  • Black-necked Stilt
  • Blue-footed Booby
  • Brown Pelican
  • Cactus Finch
  • Cattle Egret
  • Common Gallinule
  • Common Noddy
  • Elliot's Storm Petrel
  • Flamingo
  • Flightless Cormorant
  • Franklin's Gull
  • Galapagos Dove
  • Galapagos Hawk
  • Galapagos Mockingbird
  • Galapagos Penguin
  • Galapagos Petrel
  • Galapagos Shearwater
  • Great Blue Heron
  • Great Frigatebird
  • Hood Mockingbird
  • Large-billed Galapagos Flycatcher
  • Large Cactus Finch
  • Large Ground Finch
  • Lava Gull
  • Lava Heron
  • Lesser Yellowlegs
  • Magnificent Frigatebird
  • Medium Ground Finch
  • Nazca Booby
  • Red-billed Tropicbird
  • Ruddy Turnstone
  • Semi-palmated Plover
  • Small Ground Finch
  • Small Tree Finch
  • Smooth-billed Ani
  • Striated Heron/Lava Heron
  • Swallow-tailed Gull
  • Vermilion Flycatcher
  • Wandering Tattler
  • Waved Albatross
  • Wedge-rumped Storm Petrel
  • Whimbrel
  • White-cheeked Pintail Duck
  • Yellow Warbler
  • Yellow-crowned Night Heron

Quito, Ecuador (4 species)

  • Eared Dove
  • Feral Pigeon
  • Glossy Black Thrush
  • Rufous-collared Sparrow

British Columbia/Washington State (18 species, 16 new)

  • American Coot
  • American Crow
  • American Robin
  • Bald Eagle
  • Black-capped Chickadee
  • Bufflehead
  • Canada Goose
  • Chukar
  • Dark-eyed Junco
  • Double-crested Cormorant
  • Gray Jay
  • Great Blue Heron
  • Herring Gull
  • Northern Cardinal
  • Northern Flicker
  • Red-breasted Merganser
  • Red-tailed Hawk
  • Ring-billed Gull

South Island, New Zealand (16, 15 new)

  • Australasian Crested Grebe
  • Bellbird
  • Black Shag
  • Canada Goose
  • Caspian Tern
  • Kea
  • New Zealand Pigeon
  • South Island Robin
  • New Zealand Scaup
  • Reef Heron
  • Rifleman
  • Tomtit
  • Variable Oystercatcher
  • Weka
  • White-faced Storm Petrel

North Island, New Zealand (45, 38 new)

  • Australasian Gannett
  • Australasian Harrier
  • Australian Magpie
  • Black-backed Gull
  • Black-billed Gull
  • Blackbird
  • Blue Penguin
  • Bobwhite Quail
  • Brown Quail
  • Brown Teal
  • California Quail
  • Chaffinch
  • Eastern Rosella
  • Fantail
  • Grey Warbler
  • House Sparrow
  • Little Shag
  • Mallard
  • Morepork
  • Myna
  • New Zealand Dotterel
  • New Zealand Falcon
  • New Zealand Pipit
  • North Island Robin
  • Paradise Shelduck
  • Pied Oystercatcher
  • Pied Shag
  • Pukeko
  • Red-billed Gull
  • Red-crowned Parakeet
  • Red-legged Partridge
  • Ring-necked Pheasant
  • Sacred Kingfisher
  • Saddleback
  • Skylark
  • Song Thrush
  • Spur-winged Plover
  • Starling
  • Stitchbird
  • Tui
  • Wellcome Swallow
  • Whitehead
  • White-faced Heron
  • White-fronted Tern
  • Wild Turkey
  • Yellowhammer

Nimaj (15, 13 new)

  • Ashy Prinia
  • Bar-headed Goose
  • Brahimny Starling
  • Common Pochard
  • Common Sandpiper
  • Common Stonechat
  • Common Woodshrike
  • Eurasian Eagle Owl (!)
  • Indian Roller
  • Marsh Harrier
  • Northern Pintail
  • Pied Bushchat
  • Plain Prinia
  • White-eared Bulbul
  • Yellow-eyed Babbler

Ranthambhore, India (35, 31 new)

  • Alexandrine Parakeet
  • Asian Palm Swift
  • Black-rumped Flameback
  • Black-shouldered Kite
  • Brown Crake
  • Changeable Hawk Eagle
  • Common Babbler
  • Crested Bunting
  • Dusky Crag Martin
  • Eurasian Sparrow Hawk
  • Greater Painted Snipe
  • Indian Bush Lark
  • Indian Silverbill
  • Indian Treepie
  • Jungle Crow
  • Large Gray Babbler
  • Laughing Dove
  • Long-billed Crow
  • Long-billed Vulture
  • Marshall's Iora
  • Oriental Turtle Dove
  • Painted Spurfowl
  • Painted Stork
  • Peregrine Falcon
  • Plain Prinia
  • Plain-leaf Warbler
  • Plum-headed Parakeet
  • Red-necked Vulture
  • Rufous-tailed Lark
  • Sirkeer Malkoha
  • White-browed Fantail
  • White-naped Woodpecker
  • Wooly-necked Stork
  • Yellow-footed Green Pigeon
  • Yellow-legged Buttonquail

Ajabgarh Valley, India (74, 57 new)

  • Ashy-crowned Sparrow Lark
  • Asian Pied Starling
  • Bank Myna
  • Bar-headed Geese
  • Black Redstart
  • Black-headed Ibis
  • Black-winged Stilt
  • Brahminy Duck
  • Brahminy Starling
  • Cattle Egret
  • Collared Scops Owl
  • Common Greenshank
  • Common Kingfisher
  • Common Rose Finch
  • Common Starling
  • Common Teal
  • Coot
  • Cotton Pygmy-Goose
  • Crested Bunting
  • Crested Serpent Eagle
  • Darter (Snakebird)
  • Eurasian Collared Dove
  • Eurasian Thick-knee
  • Gray Froncolin
  • Gray Heron
  • Gray Shrike
  • Gray-breasted Prinia
  • Great Tit
  • Green Bee-eater
  • Hoopoe
  • House Crow
  • House Swift
  • Indian Coucal
  • Indian Peafowl
  • Indian Robin
  • Indian Silverbill
  • Jungle Babbler
  • Large Gray Babbler
  • Little Cormorant
  • Little Egret
  • Little Grebe
  • Little Ground Dove
  • Magpie Robin
  • Moorhen
  • Night Heron
  • Night Jar
  • Openbill Stork
  • Osprey
  • Pied Bushchat
  • Pied Kingfisher
  • Purple Sunbird
  • Red-rumped Swallow
  • Red-vented Bulbul
  • Red-wattled Lapwing
  • River Tern
  • Rose-ringed Parakeet
  • Ruddy Shelduck
  • Rufous-backed Shrike
  • Rufous Treepie
  • Saurus Crane
  • Shikra
  • Shrike Babbler
  • Spoonbill
  • Spot-billed Duck
  • Spotted Owlet
  • Spotted Redshank
  • Stone Chat
  • Tree Pippit
  • White-bellied Drongo
  • White-breasted Water Hen
  • White-necked Stork
  • Wire-tailed Swallow
  • White-throated Kingfisher
  • Yellow Wagtail

Bhutan (27, 24 new)

  • Black Eagle
  • Black-headed Shrike Babbler
  • Blue-capped Rock Thrush
  • Chestnut-bellied Rock Thrush
  • Crested Kingfisher
  • Eurasian Tree Sparrow
  • Gray-backed Shrike
  • Great Cormorant
  • Hodgson's Redstart
  • Ibisbill
  • Long-tailed Minivet
  • Oriental Turtle Dove
  • Plain Mountain Finch (Gibson only)
  • Plumbeous Water Redstart
  • Red-Vented Bulbul
  • River Lapwing
  • Rock Dove
  • Sand Lark
  • Short-billed Minivet
  • Spotted Nutcracker
  • Tibetan Raven
  • White Wagtail
  • White-browed Wagtail
  • White-capped Water Redstart
  • White-throated Laughingthrush
  • White-winged Redstart
  • Yellow-billed Blue Magpie

Phuket (9, 7 new)

  • Brahminy Kite
  • Brown Shrike
  • Cattle Egret
  • Oriental Pied Hornbill (!!)
  • Pacific Reef Egret
  • Pacific Swallow
  • Red-Collared Dove
  • Red-Wattled Lapwing
  • White-Bellied Sea Eagle

Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep National Park (15)

  • Arctic Warbler
  • Black-Crested Bulbul
  • Bronze Drongo
  • Chestnut-tailed Minla
  • Dark-backed Sibia
  • Flavescent Bulbul
  • Gould's Sunbird
  • Green-tailed Sunbird
  • Rufous-winged Fulvetta
  • Short-Billed Minivet
  • Slaty-bellied Tesia
  • White-throated Fantail
  • Yellow-Bellied Fantail
  • Yellow-Billed Fantail
  • Yellow-Cheeked Tit

Chiang Rai (53, 37 new)

  • Ashy Wood Swallow
  • Barn Swallow
  • Black Drongo
  • Black Kite
  • Black-collared Starling
  • Black-headed Bulbul
  • Bronze-wing Jacana
  • Cattle Egret
  • Chestnut Munia
  • Chestnut-tailed Starlng
  • Citrine Wagtail
  • Common Buzzard
  • Common (European) Kingfisher
  • Common Myna
  • Coppersmith's Barbet
  • Crested Goshawk
  • Dusky Warbler
  • Great reed Warbler
  • Great White Egret
  • Greater Coucal
  • Green Sandpiper
  • Grey-headed Lapwing
  • Hoopoe
  • Java Pond Heron
  • Lesser Coucal
  • Lesser Whistling Duck
  • Little Egret
  • Little Grebe
  • Long-tailed Shrike
  • Moorhen
  • Oriental Honey Buzzard
  • Paddyfield Pipit
  • Pheasant-tailed Jacana
  • Pied Bushchat
  • Pied Harrier
  • Purple Heron
  • Racket-tailed Treepie
  • Red-Vented Bulbul
  • Red-Whiskered Bulbul
  • Robin Magpie
  • Siberian Stonechat
  • Sooty-headed Bulbul
  • Spot-billed Duck
  • Spotted Dove
  • Tree Sparrow
  • White Wagtail
  • White-breasted Kingfisher
  • White-breasted Waterhen
  • White-vented Myna
  • Wood Sandpiper
  • Yellow Wagtail
  • Yellow-billed Egret
  • Yellow-browed Warbler

Bangkok (5)

  • Asian Openbill (Stork)
  • House Swift
  • Little Tern
  • Pied Fantail
  • Rock Pigeon

Panang, Malaysia (4 new)

  • Black-Winged Flycatcher-Shrike
  • Black-Naped Oriole
  • Greater Coucal
  • House Crow
  • Large-Billed Crow
  • White-Vented Myna

Cambodia (2)

  • Ashy Drongo
  • Vernal Hanging Parrot

Vietnam (7 new to Asia)

  • Blue-eared Kingfisher
  • Bronzed Drongo
  • Chinese Pond Heron
  • Collared Kingfisher
  • Eurasian Jay
  • Grey Wagtail
  • Intermediate Egret
  • Long-tailed Shrike
  • White-throated Kingfisher

China Beijing (3)

  • Black-Legged Kittiwake
  • Common Magpie
  • Large Billed Crow
  • Boring, stinking city pigeon note: I've never been anywhere in my life with less bird life!!!

Yangtze River

  • Common Kingfisher

Hong Kong (44)

  • Arctic Warbler
  • Asian Koel
  • Azure-winged Magpie
  • Barn Swallow
  • Black-capped Kingfisher
  • Black-Collared Starling
  • Black Drungo
  • Black Kite
  • Brown Flycatcher
  • Chinese Bulbul
  • Chinese Pond Heron
  • Common Greenshank
  • Common Kingfisher
  • Common Moorhen
  • Common Myna
  • Common Sandpiper
  • Crested Myna
  • Dusky Warbler
  • Eurasian Tree Sparrow
  • Great Cormorant
  • Great Egret
  • Greater Coucal
  • Grey Heron
  • Intermediate Egret
  • Japanese White-Eye
  • Kentish Plover
  • Little Grebe
  • Little-Ringed Plover
  • Long-tailed Shrike
  • Magpie Robin
  • Marsh Harrier
  • Oriental Reed Warbler
  • Pied Kingfisher
  • Plain Prinia
  • Purple Heron
  • Red-Whiskered Bulbul
  • Richard's Pipit
  • Spotted Dove
  • Spotted Munia
  • Whiskered Tern
  • White Wagtail
  • White-Breasted Kingfisher
  • White-Breasted Waterhen
  • Yellow Bittern

Australia (133)

Sydney/Blue Mountains (11)

  • Australian Magpie
  • Australian Pelican
  • Australian Raven
  • Common Myna
  • Crested Pigeon
  • Crimson Rosella
  • Great Cormorant
  • Laughing Kookaburra
  • Magpie-lark
  • Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
  • Superb Lyrebird

Tasmania (42)

  • Australian Gannett
  • Australian Raven
  • Australasian Shelduck
  • Banded Lapwing
  • Black Currawong
  • Black Swan
  • Black-faced Cormorant
  • Black-headed Honeyeater
  • Brown Falcon
  • Brown Goshawk
  • Cape Barron Goose
  • Common Starling
  • European Goldfinch
  • Flame Robin
  • Forest Raven
  • Green Rosella
  • Grey Fantail
  • Grey Goshawk
  • Grey Shrike-Thrush
  • House Sparrow
  • Kelp Gull
  • Little Wattlebird
  • Masked Lapwing
  • Nankeen Kestrel
  • Noisy Miner
  • Pacific Black Duck
  • Pied Oystercatcher
  • Pink Robin
  • Scrubtit
  • Silver Gull
  • Silvereye
  • Skylark
  • Sooty Oystercatcher
  • Striated Pardalote
  • Superb Fairy-Wren
  • Tasmanian Native Hen
  • Tawny Frogmouth
  • Welcome Swallow
  • White-bellied Sea Eagle
  • White-faced Heron
  • Wood Duck
  • Yellow Wattlebird

Kangaroo Island (12)

  • Common Bronze-wing Pigeon
  • Crested Tern
  • Galah
  • Grey Currawong
  • Little Penguin
  • New Holland Honeyeater
  • Pacific Gull
  • Red Wattlebird
  • Scarlet Robin
  • Wedge-tailed Eagle
  • White-eared Honeyeater
  • Willy Wagtail

Uluru (4)

  • Black-faced Wood Swallow
  • Pied Butcherbird
  • Rainbow Bee-Eater
  • Singing Honeyeater

Bullo River (27)

  • Australian Bustard
  • Black Kite
  • Blue-faced Honeyeater
  • Black-fronted Dotterel
  • Black-necked Stork
  • Black-winged Stilt
  • Blue-winged Kookaburra
  • Brolga (Sterling)
  • Brown Flycatcher
  • Diamond Dove
  • Emu (!!)
  • Little Black Cormorant
  • Little Friarbird
  • Little Pied Cormorant
  • Little Corella
  • Little Egret
  • Long-tailed Finch
  • Magpie Goose
  • Peregrine Falcon
  • Pied Cormorant
  • Plumed Whistling Duck
  • Radjah Shelduck
  • Red-tailed Black Cockatoo (Sterling)
  • Rufous-throated Honeyeater
  • Straw-necked Ibis
  • White-necked Heron
  • Zebra Finch

Darwin (1)

  • Peaceful Dove

Daintree/Great Barrier Reef/Cairns,(36)

  • Avocet
  • Beach Stone Curlew
  • Black Kite
  • Bower's Shrike-Thrush
  • Brahminy Kite
  • Bridled Honeyeater
  • Cassowary (!)
  • Cattle Egret
  • Common Sandpiper
  • Dusky Honeyeater
  • Figbird
  • Forest Kingfisher
  • Great Egret
  • Helmeted Friarbird
  • Imperial (Torresian) Pigeon
  • Intermediate Egret
  • Koel
  • Metallic Starling
  • Orange-footed Scrub Fowl (plus nest)
  • Osprey
  • Pale Yellow Robin
  • Papuan Frogmouth
  • Pheasant Coucal
  • Rainbow Lorakeets
  • Royal Spoonbill
  • Satin Flycatcher
  • Spotted Turtle Dove
  • Torresian Crow
  • Trumpet Manucode
  • Wandering Whistling Duck
  • Whistling Kite
  • White-breasted Wood Swallow
  • White-throated Swiftlet
  • Wompoo Fruit Dove
  • Yellow-bellied Sunbird
  • Yellow-spotted Honeyeater

Bird Species seen but not on our big trip

Costa Rica Bird List April 4 – 11, 2009 Ted, Elizabeth, Sterling, and Gibson Dintersmith, and J.D. Willson Locations Visited: Selva Verde Lodge, La Selva Biological Station, Bosque Del Cabo, Corcovado National Park – Serena Biological Station, Playa Nicuesa Lodge

Birds (127) – by location

Selva Verde Lodge and Puerto Viejo River

  • Anhinga
  • Neotropic Cormorant
  • Fasciated Tiger-heron
  • Little Blue Heron
  • Green Heron
  • Sunbittern
  • Black Vulture
  • Turkey Vulture
  • Swainson’s Hawk
  • Spotted Sandpiper
  • Common Paraque
  • Bronzy Hermit
  • Violet-crowned Woodnymph
  • Rufous-tailed Hummingbird
  • Green Kingfisher
  • Amazon Kingfisher
  • Ringed Kingfisher
  • Rufous-tailed Jacamar
  • Keel-billed Toucan
  • Chestnut-mandibled Toucan
  • Collared Aracari
  • Chestnut-backed Antbird
  • Gray-capped Flycatcher
  • Social Flycatcher
  • Tropical Kingbird
  • White-collared Manakin
  • Blue and White Swallow
  • Mangrove Swallow
  • Southern Rough-winged Swallow
  • Bay Wren
  • White-breasted Wood-wren
  • Wood Thrush
  • Clay-colored Robin
  • Chestnut-sided Warbler
  • Buff-rumped Warbler
  • Red-throated Ant-tanager
  • Summer Tanager
  • Passerini’s Tanager
  • Golden-hooded Tanager
  • Blue-gray Tanager
  • Palm Tanager
  • Green Honeycreeper
  • Red-legged Honeycreeper
  • Variable Seedeater
  • Great-tailed Grackle
  • Black-cowled Oriole
  • Scarlet-rumped Cacique
  • Montezuma Orapendula
  • Torrent Tyrannulet
  • Cattle Egret
  • White-winged Dove
  • Orange-billed Sparrow

La Selva Biological Station

  • Great Tinamou
  • Crested Guan
  • Black-capped Pigmy-tyrant
  • Rose-breasted Grosbeak
  • Band-backed Wren
  • House Wren
  • Bright-rumped Atilla
  • Great Kiskadee
  • Cinnamon Becard
  • White-crowned Parrot
  • Red-lored Parrot
  • Red-billed Pigeon
  • Short-billed Pigeon
  • Gray-rumped Swift
  • Bronze-tailed Plumeleteer
  • Violaceous Trogon
  • Wedge-billed Woodcreeper
  • Snowy Cotinga
  • Chestnut-headed Orapendula
  • Olive-backed Euphonia
  • Purple-throated Fruitcrow

Bosque del Cabo Lodge & Puerto Jiminez region

  • Black-bellied Whistling Duck
  • Magnificent Frigatebird
  • Great Egret
  • White Ibis
  • Roadside Hawk
  • Orange-chinned Parakeet
  • Scarlet Macaw
  • Barn Owl
  • Red-crowned Woodpecker
  • Black-hooded Antshrike
  • Yellow-headed Caracara
  • Rock Pigeon
  • Great-crested Flycatcher
  • Blue-capped Manakin
  • Black-throated Trogon
  • Golden-crowned Spadebill
  • Fiery-billed Aracari
  • Cherrie’s Tanager
  • Three-striped Sparrow
  • Laughing Falcon
  • King Vulture
  • Brown Booby
  • Boat-billed Heron
  • Smooth-billed Ani
  • American Pigmy Kingfisher
  • Tawny-winged Woodcreeper
  • Great Blackhawk
  • Grey-necked Wood-rail
  • Great Curassow
  • Swallow-tailed Kite
  • Ruddy Ground-dove
  • White-tipped Dove
  • Squirrel Cuckoo
  • Costa-Rican Swift
  • Blue-black Grassquit

Corcovado National Park

  • Bare-throated Tiger-heron
  • Mangrove Black-hawk
  • Whimbrel
  • Ruddy Turnstone
  • Yellow-billed Cacique
  • Riverside Wren
  • Spotted Woodcreeper
  • Baird’s Trogon
  • Long-tailed Hermit
  • Stripe-throated Hermit
  • White-whiskered Puffbird

Playa Nicuesa and Gulfo Dulce

  • Laughing Gull
  • Sandwich Tern
  • Royal Tern
  • Black Tern
  • Brown Pelican
  • Barn Swallow
  • Gray-breasted Martin
  • House Sparrow