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Taveta Golden Weaver (Ploceus castaneiceps)

Over the Weekend we went birding to the western side of Tsavo West national park. it is an huge national park covering over 9000 sq.km. The park was made famous by mane less man-eaters¬† Lions of the Tsavo and the … Continue reading

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Abyssinian scimitarbill ( Rhinopomastus minor)

Abyssinian Scimitarbill in our region occurs in two races , R.m. minor is found in north eastern part of Kenya, while the race R.m. cabanisi is found in southern Kenya. This species can easily be mistaken for Woodhoopoe, although woodhoope … Continue reading

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Kenya Big Year Birding with Arjan Dwarshuis

After Noah Strycker Big year in Kenya July Last year, Arjan Dwarshuis came for his Big Year in April 16-29 2016.His visit coincided with April rains and therefore,¬† everything was green and all the Whydahs,Bishops, Widowbirds and Weavers were all … Continue reading

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Pel’s Fishing-Owl (Scotopelia peli)

Pel's Fishing-Owl (Scotopelia peli)

Photo@Joseph Aengwo

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