Category Archives: Uncategorized

Tompkins County CEFO

CEFO Toco (short for Tompkins County) has wrapped up for the season as well, but check out what they did over the summer on their blog!  They collected a lot of awesome data and media and were able post quite … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

New header

Our new header is a set of pictures of the pittas we had such a great time observing in Borneo.  I changed the old one because we didn’t see any Crimson Sunbirds on this trip (although we did see its … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Back in the US

Once again, apologies for how little we were able to post on this blog in Borneo!  We’re back in the US now after about 48 hours of travel and many of us have gone our separate ways, at least for … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Photography and natural history

Photographing and filming here has made me realize how precious light is within the jungle! So far, I haven’t worn sunscreen at all; it has been quite unnecessary since the entire forest canopy acts as a pretty effective sunblock. In … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

To the mountains!

On the evening of July 10th, a contingent of our crew decided to hike to the mountains Lucia and Magdalena the next day. We went with hopes of finding montane bird species we hadn’t yet seen, especially those on our … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments

7/13/12 update

Our projects have been going pretty well! Our pitta catching attempts continue and we hope to tag another Pitta ussheri soon. So far we haven’t seen evidence of pittas breeding, but we will use whatever birds we catch to find … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

update

We haven’t been able to keep up with the blog as often as we would have liked, partly because our internet situation is a lot worse than we expected it would be, but also because we’ve been very busy out … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments