‘Birds in Baja’ News

La Paz and its Pelicans: A Lesson in Patience

By Mary Anne Harmer It was a beautiful day in La Paz. I walked along the beach as the fishermen arrived with their daily catch.  Standing sentinel were a group of pelicans still and patient. Quietly they waited for the fishermen to toss the fish...

The Great Roadrunner

By Tom Brown The Greater Roadrunner, Geococcyx, californianus, an iconic bird that is the symbol of many Native American, and Mexican legends. This speedy ground dwelling bird’s namesake has been used for a popular American car model, and without question, one of the all-time great...