Category: Birdwatching

St Lucia Bird Watching Spotlight – St Lucia Oriole

In this series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective highlights a different St Lucia bird each week. In this edition the St Lucia Oriole By: Ed Drewitt I love going to countries where there are endemics, species...

/ December 4, 2019

St Lucia Bird Watching Spotlight – Grey Trembler

In this series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective highlights a different St Lucia bird each week. In this edition the Grey Trembler By: Ed Drewitt My first recollection of a grey trembler was seeing one coming...

/ November 21, 2019

St Lucia Bird Watching Spotlight – Broad-winged hawk

In this series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective highlights a different St Lucia bird each week. In this edition the Broad-winged Hawk By: Ed Drewitt When I see the broad-winged hawks in St Lucia they remind...

/ November 14, 2019

St Lucia Bird Watching Spotlight – St Lucia Warbler

In this series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective highlights a different St Lucia bird each week. In this edition the St Lucia Warbler By: Ed Drewitt I usually encounter St Lucia warblers when I least expect...

/ November 7, 2019

Birding at Anse Chastanet

By: Tiffany Thornton St Lucia is a birder paradise. The 27-mile-long Caribbean Island is home to 187 bird species including five endemics. Along a windy rocky road past the historic seaside town of Soufriere leads you to a tropical oasis....

/ September 19, 2019

Birdwatching in St Lucia – Three Hummingbirds

In a series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective takes us through the St Lucia Birding experience. In this edition he explores the 3 different hummingbirds that can be found around the 600 acre Anse Chastanet Resort....

/ January 3, 2019

Birdwatching in St Lucia – Visiting Anse Mamin

In a series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective takes us through the St Lucia Birding experience. In this edition he takes us over to Anse Mamin Plantation and into the forest. Lead Photo: St Lucia Oriole...

/ November 21, 2018

Birdwatching in St Lucia – Down By The Beach at Anse Chastanet

In a series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective takes us through the St Lucia Birding experience. In this edition he takes us down to the beach at Anse Chastanet. Lead Photo: Spotted Sandpiper, Credit: Ed Drewitt...

/ November 14, 2018

Bird Watching in St Lucia – The Mornings At Anse Chastanet

In a series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective takes us through the St Lucia Birding experience. In this edition he describes that first morning at Anse Chastanet. Lead Photo: Grey Kingbird, Credit: Ed Drewitt As dawn...

/ November 7, 2018

Birdwatching In St Lucia – Sights and Sounds Upon Arrival at Anse Chastanet

In a series of blogs, Ed Drewitt freelance naturalist, broadcaster and wildlife detective takes us through the St Lucia Birding experience. In this edition he walks us through what to look out and listen for upon arrival at the resort. Lead...

/ October 31, 2018