INDIAN PITTA BONDLA WILDLIFE SANCTUARY GOA INDIA
Sunday, August 31, 2014
This is the second bird.
Bondla, four birds calling to each other, we saw two, this one gave stunning views sat in open calling for twenty minutes, a stunning bird.
Stunning bird to watch, this pair building a nest on telegraph pole Baga Fields.
HEART SPOTTED WOODPECKER
Sat out of the Sun at Bondla and this little stunner flew in.
WOODPECKER HEART SPOTTED
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
WHITE BROWED WAGTAIL
Seen every single day around our hotel on every visit over seven years.
WAGTAIL WHITE BROWED
GREY HEADED WAGTAIL
On a wet area Baga fields, not common.
WAGTAIL GREY HEADED
WHITE THROATED KINGFISHER
Sat on the hand rail of our swimming pool, Marhina Dourada Goa
KINGFISHER WHITE THROATED
STREAK THROATED SWALLOW
Always on Baga fields with other Swallows
SWALLOW STREAK THROATED
Never common in Goa
RED RUMPED SWALLOW
Common across Goa, this is a species that should be split, Asian Red Rumped Swallow.
SWALLOW RED RUMPED ASIAN
Female taken at Bondla
Cracking male, really common in Arpora woods.