On our last tour, we were really happy to spot a juvenile Rufous-chested dotterel (Charadrius modestus) among a group of 47 Two-banded Plovers (Charadrius falklandicus) during roosting time (high tide).
In the Patagonian Andean region, the Great Grebe is known as Huala, an onomatopoeic term after one of its most common calls, consisting of far-carrying long, pitiful and loud notes. It is easily identifiable for its colours, large size, silhouette and habits. Disputes break out when territories are invaded. When chicks become juveniles family groups […]
The Patagonian Canastero is a small Furnariid endemic to southern Argentina. The species’ distribution is centered on the province of Chubut, where it is found in low, arid scrubby areas both inland and on the coastal plain. Brown above and pale streaked gray below, with a thin bill and pale supercilium, the species has a […]