Birding in Copper Canyon Mexico
Copper Canyon is a bird lovers paradise, it is one of the most biologically diverse regions in the world. In addition, the canyons have impressive waterfalls, which you can appreciate up close or from various lookouts. Bird watchers will enjoy spotting some of the more than 5000 species of birds that inhabit the Canyon, such as Bare-throated Tiger Heron, Common Black Hawk, Gray Hawk, Crested Caracara, Rufus-bellied Chachalaca, Elegant Quail, Mexican Parrotlet, White-fronted Parrot, Squirrel Cuckoo, Lesser Roadrunner, Groove-billed Ani, Colima Pygmy-Owl, Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl, Broad-billed and Hummingbird just to name a few. The canyon system also has more than 500 flora species, including 15 pine and 25 oak varieties.