Image copyright Barry
Attractions of St. Lucia - this site (scroll down) identifies the
hiking trails, plus some brief information about birding locations.
Lucia - Flora and Fauna
Lucia's Enchanted Rainforest - by Heidi A. Schuessler. Fall under
spell of St. Lucia's magical mountains. This articles describes some of
the trails in the St. Lucia rainforest.
Lucia Parrot (Jacquot) (Amazona versicolor) - this endangered bird
For A Rare Bird - By Blake Edgar. Forest officer Michael
is one in a small army of people making a difference on the tiny island
of St. Lucia. For the past five years, from January to June, they have
spent countless hours during nesting and breeding seasons watching parrots
court, mate and nest.
from a Lesser Antilles Trip - 18-28 March 2000. A photo
by Don Roberson. These shots are from a fine "Focus on Nature" tour of
the Lesser Antillean islands of St. Lucia, St. Vincent, and Dominica (a
trip led by Armas Hill), with a final day on Puerto Rico (a trip led by
B. J. Rose and with a different set of participants). In the islands of
the Lesser Antilles, we were successful in locating all island and regional
endemics within a week.
Report: Lesser Antilles - St. Lucia, Dominica and St. Vincent,
- 14 December 2000. By Barry Cooper and Gail Mackiernan. For birders who
wish to see all the Caribbean endemics and specialties, a trip to the Lesser
Antilles is a must. Some of the regionís most spectacular birds are found
on these small islands, as well as some of the most undisturbed habitat.
Report: Lesser Antilles - 3-13 November 1999. By Frank Frazier.
it might be of interest to give a brief report of the highlights of a trip
I took with my N.J. friend Bill Weiss, to some principal islands of the
Lesser Antilles in hopes of seeing their endemics and specialties - we
visited Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent, ending
up with one night and morning in Puerto Rico.
Lucia Trip Reports - additional St. Lucia trip reports are
from Blake Maybank's "Birding the Americas: Trip Report and Trip Planning