Advertisement
« previous next »
Tamir track  
   

Tamir track

Macaw Clay Licks

May 12th 2014
At the crack of dawn we hopped in the boat and headed for the Macaw Clay Lick. On most clear mornings of the year dozens of large macaws and hundreds of parrots congregate on this large river bank in a raucous and colorful spectacle which inspired a National Geographic cover story. Discretely located fifty meters from the cliff, we observed Green-winged, Scarlet and Blue-and-gold Macaws and severa ... read more
South America » Peru » Madre de Dios » Puerto Maldonado » Amazon Rainforest

Peruvian Flag Ancient Peru was the seat of several prominent Andean civilizations, most notably that of the Incas whose empire was captured by the Spanish conquistadors in 1533. Peruvian independence was declared in 1821, and remaining Spanish forces defeated in 1... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 1.153s; Tpl: 0.009s; cc: 12; qc: 42; dbt: 0.0089s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb