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2014-06-12 23:11:29

Enterprising Students From Trinidad and Tobago Win the Inaugural Title. Ottawa, Canada and London, U.K.

2014-05-30 00:21:39

LONDON, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ministries and NOCs from Uganda, Ghana, Nigeria, Mozambique, Tanzania, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, Oman, Saudi

2014-01-31 23:31:16

April inaugurates the leatherback turtle viewing season at Matura Beach in Trinidad, and Naturalist Journeys’ Caligo Ventures features tours throughout this season.

2013-12-25 23:00:44

100%, 200% and 400% Bonus on all mobile recharges to Digicel Trinidad and Tobago until December 31. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) December 25, 2013 For everyone

2013-11-28 23:01:00

Naturalist Journeys' program Caligo Ventures puts ecotourism principles out front and center on their holiday (New Year’s) Trinidad and Tobago Birding and Nature Tour, based at the famed

2013-11-14 23:30:08

Caribbean Banks will benefit from web-based check processing solutions and will gain operational efficiency through check truncation. Atlanta, GA and Port of

2013-10-31 23:20:21

Caligo Ventures, a program of Naturalist Journeys, announces holiday birding tours to Trinidad and Tobago, featuring the Asa Wright Nature Centre. Miami, FL

Latest Trinidad and Tobago Reference Libraries

Ash-throated Crake, Porzana albicollis
2012-04-02 15:22:04

The Ash-throated Crake, (Porzana albicollis), is a species of bird in the Rallidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. Its habitat is subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland and swamps. The Ash-throated Crake is a small bird with a short bill. It has black and olive brown streaks on the back. The tail is black and the underparts are slate gray. The...

2008-05-02 14:55:58

The Red-legged Honeycreeper (Cyanerpes cyaneus), is a small bird in the tanager family. It is found in the tropical New World from southern Mexico south to Peru, Bolivia and central Brazil, and on Cuba, Trinidad and Tobago. This is a species of forest edge, open woodland, and cocoa and citrus plantations. The Red-legged Honeycreeper is often found in small groups. The Red-legged Honeycreeper is 4.8 inches long, weighs 0.50 ounces and has a medium-long black, slightly down-curved bill. The...

2006-07-15 11:00:15

The Bare-eyed Thrush (Turdus nudigenis) is a resident breeding bird in the Lesser Antilles and in South America from Columbia and Venezuela, south and east to northern Brazil. The bare-eyed thrush is also called the yellow-eyed thrush and in Trinidad and Tobago it is known as the "˜Big Eye Grieve'. The Bare-eyed Thrush is 23-24 cm long and weighs 60g. It is plain olive-brown above and paler brown below. The throat is brown-streaked off-white, and the lower belly is whitish. The habitat of...

2008-04-28 16:08:21

The Scarlet Ibis (Eudocimus ruber), occurs in tropical South America and also Trinidad and Tobago. Although there are specimens in North America, they are not native and have been either introduced or escaped birds. Adults are 22 to 24 inches long and weigh around 23 ounces. They are completely scarlet, except for black wing-tips. A juvenile Scarlet Ibis is gray-white in color. The scarlet plumage is a result of ingestion of red crabs in the tropical swamps of its native habitat. The...

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