The people, places and wildlife of Siargao Island, Philippines

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Global Big Day 2017

WildSiargao will be participating in Global Big Day 2017. Send us a message if you’ll be on Siargao and want to join our team on May 13th. We’ll be out all day in the hills, rice fields, rivers and coasts of Siargao finding, counting, and photographing birds. The more the merrier! Global Big Day 2017

April 26, 2017

Purple-throated sunbird (Leptocoma sperata).

Purple-throated Sunbirds (Leptocoma sperata)

Okay, it’s hard to see the purple throat of this Purple-throated sunbird unless you observeĀ this bird in just the right direct sunlight, but sometimes you can. The Purple-throated sunbirdĀ (Leptocoma sperata) is another year-round resident in the Philippines. Here on Siargao it’s not seen quite as often as the ubiquitous Olive-backed sunbird but it’s not uncommon […]

April 14, 2017

Welcome to WildSiargao.com

We’d like to welcome all our new readers. Our aim is to share stories and photos about the people, places and wildlife of Siargao, our island home here in the Philippines. We warmly invite you to join us in this conversationĀ about our favourite place. Cheers, Greg and the www.wildsiargao.com team

March 31, 2017