Nicaragua is one of the most bio-diverse regions in Central America. Granada Island, where Jicaro Island Ecolodge is located is a sanctuary for people who enjoy tranquility and the natural environment. At Jicaro Island Ecolodge you can see many different species of birds in a wide myriad of colours.
The Montezuma Oropendola is one of the most impressive birds seen in this area. The body of the Montezuma Oropendola is brown while the central tail feathers are black and the rest of the tail is yellow. Their call is very distinctive and often heard by guests at Jicaro. The Montezuma Oropendola inhabits lowlands and mid-elevation points in Nicaragua, nests can be seen hanging from trees.