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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-eatersĀ  Lions of the Tsavo and the … Continue reading

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Olive Ibis (Bostrychia olivacea)

African Green Ibis as it is mostly known is one of the most infrequent sighted among other species of Ibises we have in Kenya. Sacred, Hadada and Glossy Ibis are easy target to pocket. In Kenya, African Green Ibis is … Continue reading

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Bronzy Sunbird (Nectarinia kilimensis)

Photo@Jurg Hosang Bronzy Sunbird is the commonly seen sunbird in high altitude habitat.This species is sexually dimorphic. The adult male usually have brilliantly colored plumage of shinny green-yellowish breast and all over the entire head, while the belly and back … Continue reading

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