Water, Water, Everywhere – Brazil’s Final Leg

For the final leg of our week-long visit to Brazil, we headed back towards Rio De Janeiro with a stop over at Serra de Canastra National Park, a national park in the cerrado biome of Brazil found on the watershed between the São Francisco and Parana rivers. Essentially this is a national park built around a waterfall. The São … Continue reading Water, Water, Everywhere – Brazil’s Final Leg

Back From The Grave of Extinction – Brazil – Belo Horizonte, BEGD, & Lapa Grande

Some of the most spectacular scenery I've ever witnessed has been within the borders of the country of Brazil. I'm just going to say it --the country is amazing. The landscape of Brazil is as diverse and exquisite as it is large. And being the 5th largest country by area in the world, that is … Continue reading Back From The Grave of Extinction – Brazil – Belo Horizonte, BEGD, & Lapa Grande

The start of our trip – Northeast Brazil – March 2-6, 2017

With a break from school in March, Ross immediately decided he wanted to spend this uniquely long amount of time off (~4 weeks) visiting a mega diverse country full of extremely threatened birds. A place where almost every birding report paints a sad picture and usually reads something like "...go now because pretty soon there will be no forest left … Continue reading The start of our trip – Northeast Brazil – March 2-6, 2017