Ecuadorian birds topic of presentation

Wildlife photgrapher Paul Tickner, on one of his trips to Ecuador, took this photo of a sword-billed hummingbird, the only bird known to have a bill longer than its body. The bird is found only in the higher elevations (mostly above 2,500 meters) of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela.



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Wildlife photgrapher Paul Tickner, on one of his trips to Ecuador, took this photo of a sword-billed hummingbird, the only bird known to have a bill longer than its body. The bird is found only in the higher elevations (mostly above 2,500 meters) of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela.

Colorado has an estimated 400 species of birds. Ecuador has an estimated 1,600. Guess the topic of Paul Tickner’s presentation. Tickner, a multiple visitor to Ecuador, will present a…




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