More Birds of Mexico

Turquoise-Browed Motmot
Turquoise-Browed Motmot

A year and a half ago, we visited Mexico in late November for the first time. I already posted about the birds we saw on that trip. But last summer, we went back to the Yucatan and saw a few more really cool birds. This group includes birds we saw in three places in the Yucatan: Merida, Playa Del Carmen and Tulum.

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Birds Seen in Mexico

Great Kiskadee in Tulum Mexico
Great Kiskadee

Today, as we watch the snow melt after a freak early spring snowstorm here in Maryland, I am thinking back to our visit to the Yucatan last November, where the skies were sunny, the ocean was so very blue, the temperatures were perfect and the people were friendly and kind. Our trip revolved around family and wasn’t meant to be a birding expedition, but we still saw some cool birds in Mexico and I got pictures of some of them. I think of it as “birding around the edges.” Here are some of the birds we saw on our adventure.

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