Honduran Emerald Humming Bird Box
The Honduran Emerald, is Central America’s rarest bird.
This attractive mid-sized hummingbird has vibrant plumage, with aturquoise throat and breast, metallic golden-green upperparts, and a bronze tail.
It is found solely in the rare dry-thorn forest of Honduras.
Unfortunately, dry thorn-forests are the most endangered ecosystem in Honduras, and have been reduced by a drastic 90 percent.
Vast areas of have been converted to rice and pineapple plantations as well as cattle pastures. Urbanization and agriculture continue to encroach upon the Honduran emerald’s habitat.
Antique Pewter (AP).
2 1/2" Diameter
Handmade in the USA.