"A photographic field guide to the birds of Jamaica" is the only comprehensive guide to the birds of Jamaica. It includes photographs of the relevant plumages of all the birds you are likely to see in Jamaica, plus a description of the ecology of the island and tips on where to see all the species. It can be purchased on Amazon
"Bird songs in Jamaica" by George B. Reynard and Robert L.Sutton, published by the Library of Natural Sounds, Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, was designed as a companion to the photographic guide. It includes examples of all the main songs of all the endemic species and all the other species that occur there regularly. It can be purchased from http://store.birdwatching.net.
Plan your trip to Jamaica
Thinking of visiting Jamaica for birding? Ann can help you plan your trip. Just send an email with your planned dates and what you want to see. To help you get started, here is a list of Jamaican endemic species and Caribbean specialities.
Plan your trip to the Caribbean
BirdsCaribbean is developing the Caribbean Birding Trail to help residents and travelers to the region to connect to the rich cultural and natural history of the Caribbean islands through birds.For more information about birding in the Caribbean visit their website http://caribbeanbirdingtrail.org