Daily Archives: August 24, 2013

The Blue Saki – Amazing Seed Disperser – By Dmitri Allicock

The Blue Saki – Amazing Seed Disperser – By Dmitri Allicock

Blue Saki

The Blue Saki

The  blue-gray Tanager songbird (Thraupis episcopus) known as the Blue Saki in Guyana, is among the commonest  frugivore species of birds found there and have a range to as far north as Mexico to  Argentina in the south. The Blue Saki of Guyana rates very high on the list of seeds dispersal birds’ primarily due to its diet of mostly fruits.

Many accounts of travel in Guyana tell of flashes of bright colorful birds to be seen in the forest as a wide variety fly through this thickly wooded country. The Blue Saki is one bird that can however be easily missed due to its striking azure blue appearance blended against the background of blue sky and dazzling sunlight.    Continue reading

Capitol News – TV News Reports – 22 August 2013

Capitol News – TV News Reports – 22 August 2013

  • AFC wants the Bid for the construction of a Speciality Hospital on the East Coast of Demerara to be retendered
  • Guyana Police Force to take a more proactive approach to tackle and suppress crime
  • Legal fraternity mourns the death of Former Attorney General and Senior Counsel Doodnauth Singh
  • Guyanese tennis player Africa Gentle blasts her way to the top to capture the International Tennis Federation Junior Title
  • R. Kelly Guyana concert postponed

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AFC wants the Bid for the construction of a Speciality Hospital on the East Coast of Demerara to be retenderedPosted: 22 Aug 2013 04:20 PM PDT    Continue reading

Guyana Medical Relief – Dinner/Dance – Alhambra CA – Oct. 5, 2013

Guyana Medical Relief

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