SOUTH AMERICAN Temperate Seashore

The birds of the temperate seashores of South America...

Family Anatidae, Ducks, Geese & Swans

Ashy-headed Goose, (Tic Toc nature reserve, Chile).

Kelp Goose (Tic Toc nature reserve, Chile).

Family Haematopodidae: Oystercatchers

Haematopus ater, 'Blackish Oystercatcher' (Chile).

Family Laridae: Gulls

Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae scopulinus, 'Red-biiled Gull'. The New Zealand form of the Silver Gull (Kaikoura).

Family Spheniscidae: Penguins

Magellanic Penguin, (Tic Toc nature reserve, Chile).

Family Phalacrocoracidae: Cormorants

Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? One of the first expeditions I am booked to work on is the NZ sub-Antarctics with Silversea Expeditions and Australia with Coral Expeditions. And here is a shortened version of one of my lectures in a warmer part of the world.