Amazon Rain Forest Napa River Ecuador

Napa River a tributary of the Amazon                              Home while in the Amazon rain forest

Rain Forest trekking                                                   Sunset on the lake

Backwater of the river                                           Bird watching at dawn

Overlooking the canopy 45 metres above the ground  Kate overlooking the rainforest canopy up 162 steps

One of the parrots seen from the tower


Ivory-billed Aracari - Pteroglossus azara             Woodcreeper

Black-fronted Nun birds- Monasa nigrifrons            Black-headed Parrot- Pionites melanocephala


Scale-Breasted Woodpecker - Celeus grammicus                  Laughing Falcon - Herpetotheres cachinnans 

White-throated Toucan - Ramphastos tucanus    Chestnut-eared Aracari Pteroglossus castanotis

45 metre tower for canopy watching

Sand-coloured Nighthawks- Chordeiles rupestris             Black Vulture - Coragyps atratus

Hoatzin - Opisthocomus hoazin

Lesser Kiskadee - Philohidor lictor                  Anhinga or Snake Bird - Anhinga anhinga


Crimson Crested Woodpecker - Campephilus melanoleucos  Lineated Woodpecker - Dryocopus lineatus  Spot-breasted Woodpecker - Chrysoptilus punctigula


Black Skimmers - Rynchops niger Red-capped Cardinals - Paroaria gularis

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Watching the rain                                    Amazon camp La Salva

La Salva insects

Swainson's Thrush - Catharus ustulatus     Black-tailed Tityra - Tityra cayana

Amazon Turtles most likely Podocnemis unifilis