Mongolia is home to over 400 species of birds. Mongolia
has a rich composition of bird species due to the migration
routes from Pacific and Indian Oceans to the Mediterranean
Sea and to the Arctic Ocean and northern tundra. The best
seasons to visit are the migration times. In the Gobi you
may see the desert warbler, houbara bustard, saxaul sparrow,
sand goose, finch, cinereous vulture and many more. In the
steppes: the gray demoiselle crane, a variety of hoopoes,
odd eagle, vulture, upland buzzard, steppe eagle, variety
of falcons including saker falcon, black kite and variety
of owls and hawks. In the mountains: ptarmigan, finch, woodpecker,
owl, Lammergeyers, Altai snowcock. In the Lakes: Dalmtian
pelicans, hooded cranes, relict gulls and bar headed geese.
Among most popular places for above-mentioned birds in Mongolia
are Ugii Lake, Orkhon waterfall and Hugnu khan National park.
These areas are the best spot to see forest, steppe and water
Nature Quest New Zealand specialises in custom designed
bird watching trips for individuals and couples. Each birding
trip is tailored to the specific requirements and interests
of the participants to ensure maximum species viewed, enjoyment
and appreciation of New Zealand, its avifauna and natural
heritage.On such tours Nature Quest provides an experienced
birdwatching guide, transport throughout, all necessary permits
and charters, accommodation and meals as requested, species
lists; and a detailed background ecology booklet relating
to areas visited and species viewed. You may wish to see just
a select few species, or the widest possible array of birds
in New Zealand at the time of your visit. We shall design
a birding itinerary to best suit your needs.
Birding and bird watching in Cordova Alaska is known world
wide as one of the foremost area for photography and bird
viewing, of shore birds in the world.Cordova is also host
to the Shore Bird festival each spring, where shore birds
by the millions visit Cordova's Copper River Delta and tidal
flats as a stopover in their migration route.The spring and
fall also brings thousands of flocks of waterfowl that descend
on the delta and mud flats.Cordova also has the densest population
of waterfowl in Alaska.For more information on birding in
Cordova, guided tours or photography trips, birding adventures,
night birding of owls, bats, swallows and other night birds
or sea shore life.
We have a tractor and a 4-wheel drive vehicle for the
tours. We can take you to many birding areas in the Turkey.
We can also take you to the van Lake, Kulu Lake (best bird-lake
in Turkey) or Sultan Marshes (number and variety of ducks
which can be most impressive),Birecik area,Seyfe lake (famous
flamingo areas)Konya (Eregli Marches),Akseki, Tarsus delta,Yeşilce
famous for a collection of specialities including (red-tailed
wheatear, Great eastern, Rock Nuthatch, white-throated Robin,)and
Göksu delta with guidance and vehicle support,But,
the most popular tour is the one that includes famous Caspian
Snowcock in Aladag Mountains.We can arrange what you need.
The essential guide to birding in south central Turkey is
Dave Gosney's 'Finding Birds in Turkey: Ankara to Birecik'.
This is surely a must and if you do not have one, you can
borrow from our small library. Our name is also in that book.(Part
one Page 13 ) Also We worked with also other famous birders
such as Ian Green.Our name is also in his book.A Birdwatchers'
Guide to Turkey by Ian Green and Nigel Moorhouse.
Local birds include:
Griffon Vulture, Coshawk, Kestrel, Caspian Snowcock, Chukar,
Rock Dave, Alpine Swift, Hoopoe, Short-toed Lark, Crag Martin,
Swallow, House Martin, Tawniy Pipit, Tree Pipit, Gray Wagtail,
Wien, Black Redstart, Redstart, Isabellina Wheatear, Wheatear,
Ring Ouzel, Mistle Thrush, Lesser Whitethroat, Whitethroat,
Goldcrest, Spotted Flycatcher, Coal Tit, Rock Nuthatch, Alpine
Chough, Chaffinch, Red-Fronted Serin, Serin, Goldfinch, Rock
Bunting, Cinereous Bunting, Ortolan Bunting,
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Searching for a comfortable active holiday in Africa?
Join our fully guided and supported walking and birding tours
in Kenya. Small groups, luxury accommodation, fine cuisine
and game viewing away from mass tourism. Finish off with a
beach holiday at Kilifi or a trek up Mt. Kenya. Fabulous prices
The Central Coast of California is one of the United States
premier birding destinations. Located on the Pacific Flyway,
the Central Coast boasts a large over-wintering bird population
in addition to abundant resident species. San Luis Obispo
County has a recorded bird population of 442 bird species,
which is over half of the nation's total avian diversity of
810 species! Sunset magazine recently listed the Central Coast
as one of the top five birding destinations in the west (November,
2002). Over the years the Los Osos/Morro Bay area has consistently
been in the top five of the Big Sit, a 24-hour single point
bird count. In 2002, Los Osos recorded 122 species during
the Big Sit, placing it a full 20 species higher than the
next highest count. Bird counts during the winter bird festival
in Morro Bay consistently average above 200 species.