Found at La Selva Lodge.
very large schools of small fish, thousands of birds, terns, gulls, pelicans etc feeding on them some of time at surf line, other times long distances out from shore.
small group of Longbilled Curlews feeding together at waters edge
Several Marbled Godwit feeding with Longbilled Curlew at waters edge
Found at La Selva Lodge. I find Woodcreepers hard to identify. I am open to suggestions.
Small group of Pigeon Guillemot on water east of pier, drifting and fishing.
Found with three other babies at La Selva Lodge.
Chordates are members of the phylum Chordata, deuterostome animals possessing a notochord, a hollow dorsal nerve cord, pharyngeal slits, an endostyle, and a post-anal tail for at least some period of their life cycles. Taxonomically, the phylum includes the subphyla Vertebrata, including mammals, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds; Tunicata, including salps and sea squirts; and Cephalochordata, comprising the lancelets.