Saturday, September 20, 2014

COLLARED KINGFISHER

Zuari River Goa, at least 3 pairs on or near nest sites with a few odd birds seen, always a stunning bird to see up this close











Sunday, August 31, 2014

INDIAN PITTA

This is the second bird.

INDIAN PITTA

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.















LIZARD

Bondla

ASHY WOODSWALLOW

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.


Wednesday, August 27, 2014

WHITE BROWED WAGTAIL

Seen every single day around our hotel on every visit over seven years.



GREY HEADED WAGTAIL

On a wet area Baga fields, not common.

WHITE THROATED KINGFISHER

Sat on the hand rail of our swimming pool, Marhina Dourada Goa

STREAK THROATED SWALLOW

Always on Baga fields with other Swallows





EURASIAN SWALLOW

Never common in Goa

RED RUMPED SWALLOW

Common across Goa, this is a species that should be split, Asian Red Rumped Swallow.