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Birds - Equatorial Andes

76 species of birds have been identified in the area.

Birds are abundant and can be observed and heard almost all day and night.

Hacienda Verde is inside an Important Bird Area - IBA (EC107) where the last Turquoise-throated Puffleg (Eriocnemis godini) was collected 150 years ago without any recent records.

It is also included within the Endemic Bird Area (EBAs) 042 - Northern Central Andes.

Good place to find the Giant Hummingbird (Patagona gigas) and the Purple Collared Woodstar (Myrtis fanny).

Birdwatching is offered in our Day Tours and Educational Visits.

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Complete Bird Species List (PDF)

Common Bird Species:

Rare Bird Species