Comments and Experiences of Clients and Friends in our Tours.
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"Highlights for me were his knowledge of both, birds and the history of the area; and his obvious passion for nature. I would highly recommend this tour for bird enthusiasts".
Davis, California – USA.
"On top of everything else, you have a delightful sense of humor, and are a very smooth, skillful driver".
Ph.D. R. J. Gutiérrez
Professor and Gordon Gullion Endowed Chair Emeritus University of Minnesota - Roundhouse Rd. McKinleyville, CA - USA.
"What I especially liked about Oscar was his judicious use of tape playback. He only used a tape when it was clear that we might not be able to see a particular species; this approach minimizes disturbance of species."
Veterinary, Bs.As. - Argentina.
"I thank Oscar Rodríguez, a guide who is passionate about his work, for gathering the love and knowledge of the birds, thus achieving a spectacular bird watching that this place offers (115 species in 5 hours) through Paraguay birding & nature".
Kicab & Marta
Chapel Hill, North Carolina – USA.
"Oscar’s knowledge about wildlife (especially birds) was immense and his abilities made our photography trip a great success".
Baltimore, Maryland - USA.
"He has comprehensive knowledge of both the wildlife and ecology as well as a clear affection and enthusiasm for sharing it with visitors".
"What was also very helpful was that you were able to gauge my style of birding and adapted your skills as a guide to my needs".
Author of “Status, Distribution and Biogeography of the Birds of Paraguay” (1995) Professor of Biology, Pacific Union College, Angwin, California - USA.
"Oscar was very knowledgeable about the natural history of Paraguay, demonstrating expertise in identifying the plants, reptiles, birds and mammals that we encountered and discussing aspects of their biology".
Owner of Sterling Wildlife Biology. Woodland, California – USA.
"His knowledge of bird identification, habitat, distribution in Paraguay and bird calls were extraordinary".
"I thought the variety of birdlife was exceptional and the guides were outstanding in their friendly attitude and level of expertise. They were very generous with their time and knowledge and everyone appreciated this".
Tui Couch & Colleen Boreham
Sydney – Australia.
"Oscar was a superb bird spotter, very easy going, always ready to smile & a wealth of information."
Dr. Luke Ward
Associate Professor of Geography Director Yellowstone River Research Center Rocky Mountain College Billings, Montana - USA.
"Oscar himself is an expert guide. His skill as an interpreter enhanced the groups’ understanding of local flora and fauna as well as land management practices on and around estancias".
Naturalist Photographer - Falklands War Veteran. Bs.As. - Argentina.
" In this sense it has been a great experience, this trip through Paraguay, worthy of being repeated one day, taking into account that this country is a great destination for Birdwatchers."
Professor of Biology. Georgetown, California - USA.
"Our guide Oscar Rodriguez is not only an incredible ornithologist, but a conservationist as well, and has an uncanny ability to find target birds. He makes birding fun".
Manchester – England.
"Oscar has a special skill in adapting the tour to the person. I am a birder, my sister is not, yet we were both equally happy with the experience".
Dr. Günther Eichhorn
Picture: ©Gunther Eichhorn. Germany.
"Bird watching was very nice in the Chaco. I saw a lot of interesting new ones, like the Strange-tailed Tyrant, the Giant Rail and the Greater Rhea".
Lucas A. Kaminski
Doctor of Biological Sciences - Campinas - Rio Grande Do Sul - Brazil.
"Our trip had the objective of finding interactions of symbiosis between caterpillars of butterflies and ants, a project funded by the National Geographic Society. Surely our trip was successful thanks to the help of our guide Oscar Rodriguez."
Biologist - Los Cocos, Córdoba, Argentina.
"I also highlight the great deal of professionalism in logistics, timetables and knowledge of routes and roads, which greatly contributed to the success of the campaign. Thanks Oscar!".
Gerald L. Zuercher, Ph.D.
Professor of Vertebrate Ecology Department of Natural and Applied Sciences University of Dubuque Iowa- USA.
"Oscar has organized class travel experiences for my students for years and each time has been special!"
Owner and Tour Leader of Birding Buenos Aires and Birds Argentina.
"He has all the logistics perfectly organized, fully equiped with great vehicle and birding gear and the knowledge that only an experienced local guide can provide".
Biologist – Owner and Tour Leader of Buenos dias Birding. Buenos Aires – Argentina.
"Upon returning we knew that we were facing one of the best kept secrets in South America: "Paraguay!!!".
San Francisco, Bay Area - USA.
"Oscar was a fantastic leader and guide and got us to the birds and on the birds without fail. He willingly shared his knowledge of his country and its flora and fauna. It was a complete experience."
Isabelle & Peter Meier
"It is not easy to describe with how much love you explain to us every little tree and flower and whatever spot in this awesome landscape. You did not miss one bird alongside the road and wherever we walked it seems to us as also the birds knew you so well as much as you knew every one of them!".