Monday, August 04, 2014

ASIAN OPENBILL

First bird i have had on the deck on Baga Fields.



TEMMINCK'S STINT

Bad pic but shows the bird in moult well

BROWN SHRIKE

Upto three birds on Baga fields this year.

WHITE RUMPED SHAMA

Good views again in Bondla.

WHITE BELLIED SEA EAGLE

Quite scarce this year, this bird over Arpora.



INDIAN ROLLER

Take a look at the bill on this bird, Bottom mandible is snapped off half way along, Baga Fields Goa.









Sunday, August 03, 2014

PACIFIC GOLDEN PLOVER

Starting to look dapper now, these birds on Arpora Salt Pans




INDIAN POND HERON

Really common around our hotel in Arpora

INDIAN ROBIN

Odd birds around Baga hill and Arpora Woods, normally a few at the entrance to Bondla


LITTLE RINGED PLOVER

This bird on Arpora salt pans with a Juvenile

RICHARD'S PIPIT

Seen easily in a number of area's around Goa





PADDYFIELD PIPIT

Very common on any open land in Arpora

PLUM HEADED PARAKEET

Always in Arpora woods and fly's over our hotel to roost on Baga hill in evenings

WHITE RUMPED MUNIA

Common around our hotel and on BAGA fields

MALABAR LARK

Easy to see in fields around Arpora and Baga






ORIENTAL MAGPIE ROBIN

Another common Goan bird