|Guests and staff of National Geographic Expedition's Ocean and Islands tour getting good looks at birds of paradise in the Western Highlands of Papua New GuineaOctober 2015|
Photo by Chris Thornton
Survivors of the "Bird of Paradise Death March". Four mile of near vertical hiking under the cover of darkness up to 8000 feet in the western New Guinea highlands cloud forest. Our group was rewarded with three BOP species seen and an additional one heard!