Category Archives: Wildlife Information Zone

Black Cowled Oriole Costa Rica

Black Cowled Oriole Costa Rica

A Black Cowled Oriole found on Caribbean Slope This Black Cowled Oriole was very aggressive to the other birds that had gathered around the mound of papaya and bananas we placed on the feeding stand. They favor forest edges and gardens in the Caribbean lowlands and foothills. Recent sightings on the Pacific slope of Costa Rica may mean that

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tanzanian children collecting firewood

Chores of Tanzanian Children

Tanzanian children collecting firewood before school. A common chore among Tanzanian children is to collect firewood before school. They carry sticks on their heads and either take the firewood to the Headmaster or back home. This image was taken in Iringa Region, Njombe District. When you have to collect your resources whenever they are available you must take

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