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#473607 - 09/28/13 08:35 PM Loud Night Bird
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OK, I am having a brain infarct. Someone, maybe Elbert, tell me the name of the bird that makes that great racket at night on Ambergris Caye. It's so loud sometimes it seems as if it is in the house. Not sure how to describe it but sounds like something out of a Tarzan movie. Thanks.


Edited by CaptOneIron (09/28/13 08:35 PM)
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#473612 - 09/28/13 09:17 PM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: CaptOneIron]
SP Daily Offline
Thats the common Belikin Stumbler... usually heard around 12 Midnight

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#473625 - 09/29/13 03:15 AM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: CaptOneIron]
ScubaLdy Offline
Maybe the Houston Howler -likes to race up the road and the call is "YAHOO"
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#473634 - 09/29/13 11:35 AM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: CaptOneIron]
Diane Campbell Offline
Outside - probably an owl.
Inside - possibly Grey Goose.



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#473638 - 09/29/13 12:36 PM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: CaptOneIron]
Katie Valk Offline
Nightjar?
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#473639 - 09/29/13 12:45 PM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: Katie Valk]
Mike Campbell Offline
Herons, they make lots of noise at night. The feed and fly and squawk a lot.

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#473640 - 09/29/13 01:17 PM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: CaptOneIron]
elbert Offline
Jane, it's Jane!
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#473641 - 09/29/13 01:21 PM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: CaptOneIron]
bobcat bill Offline
Ted Cruz??

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#473655 - 09/29/13 05:42 PM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: bobcat bill]
CaptOneIron Offline
Could be Obama bleating about something but it sounds too honest to be him.
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#511628 - 02/16/16 02:28 AM Re: Loud Night Bird [Re: CaptOneIron]
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Pauraque? In Kriol a "Hooyu" although that word covers a range of night birds. It is a nightjar species.



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pauraque
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