Greater Yellowlegs, one of 17 migratory shorebirds recorded in large numbers on the salt ponds. (photo by Jeff Gerbracht)
Biodiversity

Bonaire’s Cargill Salt Ponds named as Area of Regional Importance for Shorebirds

BirdsCaribbean media release — BirdsCaribbean is delighted to announce that the Cargill Salt Ponds on the island of Bonaire have been named as a Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network (WHSRN) site of Regional Importance. This is only the second WHSRN site in the Caribbean, following the Cabo Rojo Salt Flats …