Botanic pool

Green Ventnor Botanic Garden by Julian Winslow - garden - located in Ventnor, Isle of Wight. These giant lily pads facinate me!

Red-Breasted Toucan

The Green-billed Toucan (Ramphastos dicolorus), also known as the Red-breasted Toucan, is found in southern and eastern Brazil, Pantanal of Bolivia, eastern Paraguay and far north-eastern Argentina. It is primarily found in Atlantic Forest.

Capybara, two young capybara play fighting in Cuiaba river, Pantanal Brazil.

two young capybara play fighting in Cuiaba river, Pantanal Brazil.

Pantanal, one of the world largest wetlands, Brazil ~ UNESCO World Heritage Site

Ringed Kingfisher (Megaceryle torquata) Pantanal, one of the world largest wetlands, Brazil

Red-Crested Cardinal  (saw these in Hawaii in 2005 & 2006, also known as the Brazilian Cardinal)

Red-Crested Cardinals - Red-crested cardinals (Paroaria coronata) are less closely related to American cardinals than first glance suggests. However, they are still striking and a joy to watch.

Chestnut-Eared Aracari (Pteroglossus castanotis) - Pantanal, Brazil

Chestnut-Eared Aracari (Pteroglossus castanotis) - Pantanal, Brazil The Chestnut-eared Aracari was one of the first birds that we came.

Hyacinth macaws, Pantanal, Brazil. (Photo by Joanne Williams)

Environment

Hyacinth Macaw in Pantanal, Brazil from an article - Quirky animal pictures by wildlife photographer Joanne Williams in The Telegraph in England.

Pantanal Cowhands - Cowhands pause on mule and horseback during the flood season in the Pantanal, a wetland ecosystem in parts of Brazil, Bolivia, and Paraguay. Ranchers in the enormous landlocked river delta are increasingly taking in ecotourists to supplement their income from cattle.

Pantanal Cowhands, Brazil Photograph by Joel Sartore

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