A day out planned by the in-laws took us back to Lamin Lodge for another trip around the mangroves, yes it was the same thing but with birding every day is a little different.
|sandwich tern (Thalasseus sandvicensis)|
|whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus)|
|spur-winged lapwing or spur-winged plover (Vanellus spinosus)|
|whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus) and western reef heron (Egretta gularis)|
|common redshank (Tringa totanus)|
|ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula)|
|greenshank (Tringa nebularia)|
|pied kingfisher (Ceryle rudis)|
|grey-headed gull (Chroicocephalus cirrocephalus)|
|lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus)|
|common sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)|
|ruddy turnstone (Arenaria interpres)|
|red-necked falcon or red-headed merlin (Falco chicquera)|
|yellow-billed shrike (Corvinella corvina) Juv.|
As you can see this place is a goldmine for birders. More reports to come, have not got to the really exciting stuff yet!!