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    Life List Expansion by Best Area

    There is probably a simple solution to this question, but I've been struggling with it for years. My life list is on ebird, and I can click Target birds and enter a country (Costa Rica, i.e.) in order to see how many birds are in that country that I need for my life list. But I can't figure...
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    Please advise on computer bird listing tools

    I'm not technologically blessed, just as a starting point. What I hope to be able to do is to input my life list into some program that could then tell me the best places to go to fill in the gaps, i.e., which location in Central America would provide the best chance of seeing the most birds...
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    Driving from Ohio to Central America

    I've been wanting to do a trip like this for a long time, driving from Ohio through Mexico and into Central America, stopping at birding sites all along the way. I've also considered flying into Mexico (Cancun?) and taking a bus from there to birding sites in Central America. I think the trip...
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    Costa Rica Trip Report, Oct. 27-Nov. 10, 2011

    This is a link to a thread where I attached a Costa Rica Trip Report and the Bird List for anyone who might be interested. I traveled independently and used public transportation: http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=216624
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    Just returned from 2 weeks in Costa Rica

    I visited Alajuela (Orchideas, Hotel Los Volcanes, and Poas Volcano), Tarcoles (Carara NP, Hotel Carara, and Cerro Lodge), Km 70 (Paraiso del Quetzal), Guapiles area (Hotel Wilson, Hotel Talamanca, and Braulio Carrillo NP), Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui area (Posada Andrea Christina and La Selva)...