Topic archives: Peruvian Amazon

Bird of the Week: La Tanrrilla – the Sunbittern

Bird of the Week: La Tanrrilla – the Sunbittern

January 27, 2013 1

The real beauty of La Tanrrilla is only revealed when under threat or as part of their elaborate courtship rituals when they spread their glorious wings to reveal a truly magnificent display of colour and light.

Ethnoornithology Abstracts from the 35th Society of Ethnobiology meeting, Denver, Colorado

Ethnoornithology Abstracts from the 35th Society of Ethnobiology meeting, Denver, Colorado

April 14, 2012

A real highlight for me was catching up with Amadeo Rea, whose magistral book "Wings In The Desert " on the ethnoornithology of the Northern Piman peoples is one of my all time favourites. I'm looking forward to bringing my interview with him to these pages soon.