Vincent and the Grenadines Specialities
Photo copyright Russ
Photo copyright Eladio
Nature Trails - These trails begin near the top of the
Buccament Valley. There
are two main trails which lead through tropical rain forest, where there
is a chance of seeing the St. Vincent Parrot and the Whistling Warbler,
both unique to St. Vincent and strictly protected internationally.
Vincent & The Grenadines - Fauna & Flora
Vincent Trip Reports - St. Vincent trip reports are available from
Maybank's "Birding the Americas: Trip Report and Trip Planning Repository".
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: St. Vincent & The Grenadines - May 1998. By Bill Smith.
had wanted to make a trip through the southern Lesser Antilles for some
time, but circumstance had foiled our intentions until the spring of 1998.
Our focus was on the Grenadines. We previously had visited St. Vincent
itself in 1988.
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.