6:05 in the morning: a blue-grey tanager. They are building a nest here.
A great kiskadee in a tree.
This is a great kiskadee video.
Vaux’ swifts fly overhead.
A male Baltimore oriole in a tree.
A white-tailed kite flying.
A variegated squirrel jumps from one tree to another tree.
A blue-crowned motmot in a tree.
This is a video about a blue-crowned motmot; recorded in Alajuela, Costa Rica.
Soon, two blue-crowned motmots in the tree.
Then, only one again.
An Inca dove on a roof.
A female summer tanager.
A male and a female orchard oriole.
The male sings.
A rufous-collared sparrow sings from the top of a bronze stork sculpture.
8:52. It is a bit warmer now, which means better conditions for soaring birds. A black vulture circles overhead.
9:40. An orchid bee flying.
9:58. A zebra longwing butterfly.
11:02. A blue-crowned motmot again. It lands on a lawn, then flies back into a bush.
16:10. Dozens of Finsch’s parakeets, flying and calling.
White-eared ground sparrows. This is a rare and skulking species. In Costa Rica, it is endemic to the Central Valley.
17:30, half an hour before sunset: red-billed pigeons in a tree.