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St Kitts & Nevis
Number of bird species: 148
Number of endemics: 1
Adventure Guide to Antigua, Barbuda, St Barts, St Kitts and St MartinAdventure Guide to Antigua, Barbuda, St Barts, St Kitts and St Martin Paris Permenter, John Bigley Paperback - 360 pages (23 November, 2000) Hunter Publishing
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The Birds of the West IndiesBy Herbert Raffaele, James Wiley, Orlando Garrido, Allan Keith & Janis Raffaele
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Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis
Museum of Nevis Historyhttp://www.nevis-nhcs.org/environment.html
The Nevis Historical and Conservation Society encourages environmental awareness and has become involved in educational projects as one way to make positive change on the island...
2001 [March] - Roy Hargreaves - St Kitts & AntiguaReport
St. Kitts, or St. Christopher as it is officially known forms a federation with the nearby island of Nevis. It is a volcanic island about 15 miles/24km long and 5 miles/7.5km wide. Its highest point is Mount Liamuiga...
2004 [March] - Ed Hall - Lesser AntillesReport
Brief report and annotated list...
Local birders willing to show visiting birders around their area...
Friendly and professional guides are available for all sorts of ecological, historical, and archaeological walks and hikes.
Sunrise ToursTour Operator
Join Lynnell in search of forest and woodland birds...
Accommodations in St. Kitts & NevisAccommodation
Official Site of the St. Kitts & Nevis Department of Tourism with links to a variety of accommodation types.
Bird Rock Beach HotelAccommodation
This small family-owned hotel is set on a hill overlooking the Caribbean Sea...
Nevis Island Information and Luxury ResortsAccommodation
Nevis is exotic and un-spoiled: with secluded beaches and pristine reefs, lush rain forests, and a history rich in colonial chivalry and romance. We`ve been visiting our Nevis resorts for years, and recommend them to you as we would to our best friends.
Rawlins Plantation InnAccommodation
Slumbering in an arbor hammock with the cool tradewind breezes. Admiring the antics of egrets, humming-birds, doves and kingbirds...
The national bird of St. Kitts and Nevis is the brown pelican, whose scientific name is Pelecanus occidentalis. In its youth, the brown pelican is brown on the head, neck, and upper parts of the body, and mostly white below. As it matures, the majority of the body becomes dark brown while the upper part of the head turns white...
St. Kitts is blessed with a myriad of beautiful, complex ecosystems containing a range of photogenic wildlife and a whole host of relaxing (and in some cases deliberately not so relaxing) things to do...
Checklist - Birds of St Kitts & NevisChecklist
Nevis is named on international bird lists because of its varied array of bird species. The island is considered to be a premier birding spot worldwide. There are 126 species of birds on the island-from the perky bananaquits...
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