Pine Forest of the Bahamas

Pine Forest of the Bahamas

  Bahamian Pine Forest The Bahamian Pine is what we know it as but it is known as the Caribbean Pine, Yellow pine or its scientific name (Pinus caribaea var. bahamensis) Pine forest can only be found in the northern islands of the Bahamas, namely the four islands of  Grand Bahama, Abaco, Andros and New Providence, there once was a…

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The Silk Cotton Tree

The Silk Cotton Tree

The Silk Cotton Tree The Ceiba Tree bet you never heard that name before. Did you know that those huge trees seen around the island that many know as cotton trees are the Silk Cotton tree also known as the Ceiba Tree. Other names around the world are Kapok, pochote or bongo tree. This tree is a native of the…

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The West Indian Flamingo – The National Bird of the Bahamas

The West Indian Flamingo – The National Bird of the Bahamas

[amazon text=Amazon&asin=​ Phoenicopterus ruber a name that is as funny as its owner, The West Indian Flamingo also known as the Caribbean flamingo.  The flamingos are mainly found in four areas around the world, The Galapagos Islands, Southern Caribbean, Northern Caribbean and the Yucatan Peninsula all in various and numerous locations including Aruba, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French…

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