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Honduras Leads Central American Response to Climate Change

HONDURAS LEADS CENTRAL AMERICAN RESPONSE TO CLIMATE CHANGE

By Jeremy Radachowsky By now, we recognize that deforestation and fossil fuel emissions impact polar bears in the Arctic and raise...

The Central American caravan has swelled to an estimated 7,000 migrants. Despite Trump's threats, it's heading north toward the US border

THE CENTRAL AMERICAN CARAVAN HAS SWELLED TO AN ESTIMATED 7,000 MIGRANTS. DESPITE TRUMP'S THREATS, IT'S HEADING NORTH TOWARD THE US BORDER

Associated Press/Moises Castillo The migrant caravan that trekked through the Northern Triangle and reached Mexico this weekend has...

 
 
 
New Field Guide: Central America

NEW FIELD GUIDE: CENTRAL AMERICA

Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama make up Central America. Notice that had I not used the...

Trump warns Honduras over migrants heading toward US border

TRUMP WARNS HONDURAS OVER MIGRANTS HEADING TOWARD US BORDER

President Trump warned Honduras on Tuesday that his administration will cease all aid to the country unless it stops a large caravan...

 
 
 
Guide to the Birds of Honduras: A Book Review

GUIDE TO THE BIRDS OF HONDURAS: A BOOK REVIEW

What do you do when you are a bird guide in a Central American country incredibly rich in birds and other natural resources but which...

Mantener intactos los carnívoros, la conectividad y la cultura en la Moskitia de Mesoamérica

MANTENER INTACTOS LOS CARNÍVOROS, LA CONECTIVIDAD Y LA CULTURA EN LA MOSKITIA DE MESOAMÉRICA

Por John Polisar A principios del 2017, participé en un estudio ecológico dirigido por Conservation International para evaluar los...

 
 
 
Birding Beyond Lake Yojoa and Panacam Lodge

BIRDING BEYOND LAKE YOJOA AND PANACAM LODGE

The birding around Lago de Yojoa in Honduras is frankly phenomenal, as I learned during a June 2018 birding junket organized by the...

Honduran Official Says Crying Child on Time Cover Was Not Separated From Parents

HONDURAN OFFICIAL SAYS CRYING CHILD ON TIME COVER WAS NOT SEPARATED FROM PARENTS

The crying child that has become the defining image of President Donald Trump ‘s “zero tolerance” border policy was not separated from...

 
 
 
Birding Lake Yojoa and Panacam Lodge

BIRDING LAKE YOJOA AND PANACAM LODGE

Honduras, a beautifully biodiverse Central American gem, offers everything birders look for in a travel destination, starting with...

49 years ago, a World Cup qualifying match plunged 2 countries into a real war

49 YEARS AGO, A WORLD CUP QUALIFYING MATCH PLUNGED 2 COUNTRIES INTO A REAL WAR

Honduras won the first game. Then El Salvador won the second game. When El Salvador won the third game in Mexico, all hell broke loose....

 
 
 
592 Species in 24 Hours: Big Day 2018 in California, Honduras, and Colombia

592 SPECIES IN 24 HOURS: BIG DAY 2018 IN CALIFORNIA, HONDURAS, AND COLOMBIA

Stilt Sandpiper by Rose-Ange, Jean via Birdshare . The first minutes of May 5, 2018, found Team Sapsucker spread out into three squads...

Former dam executive arrested in death of Honduran activist

FORMER DAM EXECUTIVE ARRESTED IN DEATH OF HONDURAN ACTIVIST

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Honduran authorities arrested the former president of a dam development company Friday in the 2016 killing...

 
 
 
US ambassador to Mexico unexpectedly resigns amid increased tensions under Trump

US AMBASSADOR TO MEXICO UNEXPECTEDLY RESIGNS AMID INCREASED TENSIONS UNDER TRUMP

Presidencia de la Republica de Honduras/Reuters The US ambassador to Mexico plans to leave her post in May. Her nomination was delayed...

Magnitude 7.6 earthquake triggers tsunami fears in Caribbean

MAGNITUDE 7.6 EARTHQUAKE TRIGGERS TSUNAMI FEARS IN CARIBBEAN

MEXICO CITY - A magnitude 7.6 earthquake has struck in the Caribbean Sea north of Honduras. There are no early reports of damage on...

 
 
 
Strong 7.6 earthquake hits near Honduras

STRONG 7.6 EARTHQUAKE HITS NEAR HONDURAS

A massive 7.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred in the Caribbean Sea, north of Honduras. The earthquake, which was initially reported...

USGS: 7.8 earthquake measured off the coast of Honduras

USGS: 7.8 EARTHQUAKE MEASURED OFF THE COAST OF HONDURAS

A tsunami advisory was issued for Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands as a precaution.

 
 
 
Fugitive Kentucky lawyer captured in Honduras after 6 months

FUGITIVE KENTUCKY LAWYER CAPTURED IN HONDURAS AFTER 6 MONTHS

Eric Conn sentenced to 12 years for theft, bribery

Officials: Fugitive Kentucky lawyer in massive Social Security fraud case captured in Honduras

OFFICIALS: FUGITIVE KENTUCKY LAWYER IN MASSIVE SOCIAL SECURITY FRAUD CASE CAPTURED IN HONDURAS

The fugitive Kentucky lawyer, Eric Conn, who has been embroiled in a massive Social Security fraud case is captured in Honduras, according...

 
 
 
Hat-trick hero Jedinak fires Australia into World Cup

HAT-TRICK HERO JEDINAK FIRES AUSTRALIA INTO WORLD CUP

Captain Mile Jedinak's second-half hat-trick fired Australia into next year's World Cup in Russia on Wednesday as they swept past Honduras...

Five Australian hopefuls pushing for World Cup selection

FIVE AUSTRALIAN HOPEFULS PUSHING FOR WORLD CUP SELECTION

After the Socceroos secured their place in next year's finals in Russia, Goal takes a look at who is aiming to break into Ange Postecoglou's...