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Tierra Del Fuego National Park, Argentina (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Tierra Del Fuego National Park, Argentina

Map of Tierra Del Fuego National Park, Argentina

Chimango Caracara (Milvago chimango)

A forested area surrounded by fjords just west of Ushuaia.



2/1/2005: A day trip by bus to go hiking in the park. The weather was chilly and cloudy with occasional light rain.

Next Visit (Ushuaia - Beagle Channel: 2/2/2005)

Species Recorded (18)

Birds ( 18 )

Cormorants ( Phalacrocoracidae )
Magellanic Cormorant - Leucocarbo magellanicus

Ibises and Spoonbills ( Threskiornithidae )
Black-faced Ibis - Theristicus melanopis

Swans, Geese, and Ducks ( Anatidae )
Rosy-billed Pochard - Netta peposaca
Flightless Steamer-Duck - Tachyeres pteneres

New World Vultures ( Cathartidae )
Andean Condor - Vultur gryphus

Falcons and Allies ( Falconidae )
Crested Caracara - Caracara plancus
Chimango Caracara - Milvago chimango

Plovers ( Charadriidae )
Southern Lapwing - Vanellus chilensis

Oystercatchers ( Haematopodidae )
Blackish Oystercatcher - Haematopus ater

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers ( Laridae )
Dolphin Gull - Leucophaeus scoresbii

New World Parrots ( Psittacidae )
Austral Parakeet - Enicognathus ferrugineus

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Magellanic Woodpecker - Campephilus magellanicus

Ovenbirds ( Furnariidae )
Thorn-tailed Rayadito - Aphrastura spinicauda
Gray-flanked Cinclodes - Cinclodes oustaleti
White-throated Treerunner - Pygarrhichas albogularis

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
White-crested Elaenia - Elaenia albiceps

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
Austral Thrush - Turdus falcklandii

Tanagers ( Thraupidae )
Patagonian Sierra-Finch - Phrygilus patagonicus


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