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Global Big Day May 9, 2020

Costa Rica

Top hotspots

Top regions sorted by number of observed species
Rank Region Species Species
1 Rancho Naturalista
174
2 Refugio mixto Caño Negro
167
3 Hotel Quelitales
160
4 Esquinas Rainforest Lodge
157
5 El Congal Rainforest
156
6 RF Río Macho, Cartago--camino ICE
150
7 Tirimbina Rainforest Center
149
8 Macaw Lodge
137
9 Bijagua--Tapir Valley (restricted access)
132
10 Road to Tenorio National Park
126
11 Rafiki Safari Lodge
123
12 Puerto Viejo Sarapiqui
120
13 Sky Adventures - Arenal Park
112
14 Arenal Observatory Lodge
110
15 Laguna Hule
109
16 Esquipulas--El diamante
108
17 Cerro Paraguas y alrrededores
107
18 Jacó--Humedales Quebrada Bonita
105
19 El Tigre Waterfalls
102
20 La Fortuna de San Carlos (Arenal)
101
21 Portasol living Birder House
101
22 Reserva Biológica Lomas de Barbudal
101
23 Bajo La Paz, San Ramón
100
24 Finca Luna Nueva
97
25 Las Brisas Nature Reserve
97
26 Reserva Monte Alto
95
27 PN Piedras Blancas--Sector El Bonito
94
28 Paraiso Quetzal Lodge - Km 70
94
29 Punta de Lanza
93
30 UNA--Centro Recreativo
87
31 Golfito--Playa Cacao
84
32 Drake Bay--Agujitas and environs
83
33 Guanacaste, Reserva Forestal Taboga - ACAT, CR_JD
82
34 Rancho Naturalista--Cerro El Silencio
82
35 Cerro Chompipe
80
36 Arenal--Lomas del Volcan Lodge
79
37 Potreros Quebradores del Sur
79
38 Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Cipanci
79
39 Tropical Feathers Headquarters
78
40 Golfito
77
41 Lakeside School catfish farm
77
42 Las Brisas Abajo (Finca Berlin guest house)
76
43 Reserva Santa Elena--Main entrance area
76
44 Alto Barrantes, Santiago
74
45 Sendero Bogarín
72
46 San Luis de Grecia
71
47 Alajuela
70
48 Curubanda Lodge (Hotel Zelandia)
70
49 Puerto Jimenez--Laguna Santi
70
50 Dos Brazos
69
51 Veragua Rainforest Park
69
52 Villa Nueva de Quepos
69
53 San Antonio de Platanillo--near Rancho Naturalista
68
54 Coto 47--Las Pangas
67
55 Monteverde--Cerro Plano
67
56 Coto 47--Puente Negro, Colorado River area
66
57 San Vito
66
58 Arenal Misticopark (Hanging Bridges)
63
59 Finca Cantaros
63
60 RVS Junquillal--Playa Junquillal
63
61 Turrialba--Aquiares
61
62 El Rodeo--Universidad para La Paz
60
63 La Gamba
60
64 Lomas Verdes
60
65 Cabinas El Quetzal
58
66 Estación Experimental Forestal Horizontes
58
67 La Cotinga Birding B&B
58
68 Polideportivo Pérez Zeledón
58
69 Bajos del Toro
57
70 Limon
57
71 Tambor Tropical Resort
57
72 Bijagua--Bird Songs gardens
56
73 Casa El Silencio de los Ángeles
56
74 Reserva Biológica Hitoy-Cerere
56
75 Sendero Rey de Cocora
56
76 Dos Aces
55
77 Esquipulas (town)
55
78 Dominical
54
79 Parque Recreativo Municipal Los Chorros
54
80 Bijagua--Tenorio Lodge
53
81 Bosque Rio Negro
53
82 Casa Tangara dowii Reserve
53
83 Origins Lodge
53
84 Centro Manú
51
85 Jacó--Localidad general
50
86 PN Las Baulas--Estuary and Mangroves
50
87 Guápiles
49
88 La Piedra de Providencia
49
89 PN Arenal
49
90 P.N. La Cangreja--Ruta Santa Rosa-Mastatal
48
91 San Jerónimo
48
92 Arenal--Peninsula road (shortcut to dam)
47
93 Playas Del Coco
47
94 Coto 47--Desviación campiña a cangrejo verde
46
95 Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve--Entrance road
45
96 Reserva Bosque Nuboso Monteverde
45
97 Platanillo de PZ
44
98 Los Sueños Resort
43
99 Raptor Ridge
43
100 Gandoca
42

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Global Big Day May 9, 2020

Recent visits

Explore recent checklists of birds in this area.
Observer Date Species
Daniel Garrigues 23:59 1
Mangrove Birding Journeys 23:22 28
Elian Villalobos Alvarado 23:16 1
Federico Hampl 22:46 7
Ana Wo Ching 22:30 2
Holly Garrod 22:24 1
Kenneth Ulloa Arias 22:13 2
Andrey Acosta 21:52 2
Fernando Barrantes 21:52 2
Auner Revolorio 21:27 2

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Top eBirders

Top eBirders sorted by number of observed species
Rank eBirder Total
1 Team NorthWest
394
2 Team Turrialba
307
3 Sarapiquí team
244
4 Observadores de Aves de Occidente OAOC
211
5 Birding Club of Costa Rica
200
6 Fernando Barrantes
184
7 SINAC ACLAP
181
7 Gabriel Rojas sorococas team
181
7 David Mora Vargas
181
10 Andrey Acosta
177

Top states or provinces

Species
Explore regions with the most birds species or checklists within this area.
Rank Region Total
1 Puntarenas
500
2 Alajuela
486
3 Guanacaste
451
4 San José
422
5 Heredia
383
6 Cartago
375
7 Limón
285