Gallery: The 20 COOLEST birds in Madagascar!

Schlegel's Asity,Tsingy de Bemaraha NP © Ken Behrens

Tour leader Ken Behrens lives in Madagascar and leads tours all over Africa. Here he shares some of his top bird photos from Madagascar.


Long-tailed Ground-roller represents an entire genus endemic to a small part of southwestern Madagascar and recalls a Roadrunner. © Ian Merrill courtesy of Birding Ecotours.

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A Perfect Birding Year by Chris Lotz

Malaysian Banded Pitta

Each month is peak birding season somewhere on our planet. Chris Lotz reveals how he’d make 2015 a perfect birding year – if he didn’t have to do office work!

African Birds & Wildlife Photo Gallery

Cheetah in Namibia (Photo by Martin Benadie)

This is a companion photo gallery to accompany my post: Birding the Dark Continent of Africa. Click any image to open… Read more

Africa’s Top 10 Birds and Where To See Them

Pell's Fishing Owl (photo courtesy of Birding Ecotours © Mike Nelson)

In Birding the Dark Continent of Africa, A Continental Overview, I covered this fascinating continent with a broad brush stroke. If you select your travel destinations as a lister – where you will pick up certain species–the following list of Africa’s Top 10 Birds and Where To See Them will help plan your next excursion… Read more

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