We offer outings on land and by boat in order to see birds in the rich variety of habitats included in the 150,000 acre wildlife refuge.
Whether you are an experienced birder,a novice or interested in a class for beginners,we can arrange an outing that matches(challenges) your experience and knowledge level.
The following lists( by land and by boat) are a sampling of the 395 species that
have been recorded here.488 species have been recorded in the state of Yucatan and 533 on the Yucatan Peninsula.These lists grow every year!
(See the Rio Lagartos Bio- reserve Bird check list for the complete list).
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Yucatan Wren,Yucatan Bobwhite
Mexican Sheartail,Carnivet's emerald,
Grove-billed Ani,Tropical kingbird,
Tropical Mockingbird,Brown-crested Flycatcher,Turquoise-browed Motmot,Vermilion Flycatcher,
Mangrove Vireo,Rose-throated Becard,
Mangrove Cuckoo,White-lored Gnatcatcher and many more...........
Mexican Bare-throated Tiger-heron,
Blue-winged Teal,Boat-billed heron,
Snowy and Great Egrets,Reddish Egrets,
White Ibis,Tri-colored and Little Blue Herons,Pygmy KingFisher
Brown and White Pelicans,
Anhinga, Double Breasted Cormorant,Royal and Sandwich Terns,Herring,Ring-billed and Laughing Gulls,Green Heron.
Of course, the time of year,passage of migratory flocks and a bit of luck is always a part of birding but the amazing array of birds never ceases to amaze our visitors.
The best way to enjoy and appreciate the natural beauty that surrounds us is to spend a few days .
Good lodging is available and we will make arrangements for those booking tours.
Come Visit Rio Lagartos !
Bring a camera,your binoculars and a good appetite!!
Contact Us at Rio Lagartos Adventures
All the photographs in the website
were made in the Bio Reserve or close by.