Wednesday, 23 August 2017

UGANDA MOST POPULAR BIRDS

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Uganda is Africa’s premier birding destination with endemic bird species that can be only seen in Uganda and these birds are found in different habitats such as the savannah plains, wetlands, forests and mountains. Uganda has over 1,061 bird spices and some of these birds are unique to Uganda.
The following are exceptional, remarkable bird spices in Uganda;

Saturday, 12 August 2017

WHERE TO GO FOR BIRDING SAFARI IN UGANDA?

BIRD DIVISERTY IN LAKE MBURO NATIONAL PARK
Lake Mburo national park is located in the western part of Uganda in Kiruhura district, 30 kilometers east of the largest city of the sub-region Mbarara. Lake Mburo national park was gazette as a national park in 1983 after being used as a hunting ground and later as a grazing field for the Bahima.
Currently it is the smallest savannah conservation area in Uganda, meaning it is the smallest of all, covering an estimated area of 260 square kilometers but with some outstanding attributes that are so unique from other destinations in Uganda.

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

BIGODI WETLAND – A SANCTUARY FOR WILDLIFE

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birding safaris in kibale national park, uganda birdingThis is a community based tourism project and a good example of a successful natural resource fully managed by local community, established and managed by the local development organization that is Kibale Association For Rural and Environment Development (KAFRED) to mainly ensure  that the local communities benefit from tourism through conservation. It’s located in kabarole district adjacent to Kibale national park, 6 kilometer away from Kanyanchu visitor’s information centre. Bigodi wetland is a 4 square kilometer swamp and a famous paradise for over 200 species of birds such as a papyrus Gonolek, white winged warbler and the beautiful great blue Turaco; this provides a best environment for special visitors who travel mainly to participate in special activities that are environmentally friendly like birding trips, butterfly watching, wildlife viewing, nature / community walk.