Being a young Sandhill Crane involves a lot of work and they build stamina as they go.They must be able to keep up with their long legged parents, they leave the nest almost immediately after hatching and mastering their legs.
The Turquoise-Browed Motmot inhabits Central America from SE Mexico (mostly the Yucatán Peninsula) to Costa Rica, where it is common and not considered threatened. It has been chosen as the national bird of both El Salvador and Nicaragua.
Seems that Fiji has a bit of a rep for luridly coloured doves - lucky Fiji! Golden Fruit Dove (Ptilinopus luteovirens), endemic to the Fiji Islands, has a distinctive green plumage with a teal green face and feet. Photo by Philip Felstead.