Four birds wanted: Great Argus, Stork billed Kingfisher, Bat Hawk and Grey headed Fish Eagle. Four birds twitched. -I call that a good day out!
The Photographic Guide to Birds of Thailand is an inexpensive and lightweight field guide the size of a large smartphone. -But with merely 252 species depicted, can it really do the job?
There are 11 species of birds listed as "Critically Endangered" on the IUCN Redlist for Thailand. What are they, where are they found and can they still be seen in the country?
We have complied a list of stakeouts of special birds which can be found in southern Thailand, posted for the benefit of birdwatchers who may be planning a trip and are assessing their options. –Happy hunting!
Watering holes in the forest are a lifesaver for hundreds of thirsty birds and animals during the dry season. Finding one is no easy task but once discovered, can be a fantastic place for spotting dozen of fantastic birds and other wildlife.
Krung Ching Waterfall, a substation on Khao Luang National Park, ranks as one of the best birdwatching sites in southern Thailand. With over 360 species found in the park, it is a place few birders would want to pass up.
The Purple Swamphen is a large wetland bird which resembles a chicken. It is found all throughout the country and often ends up as a main course in dinner pots of local homes and restaurants.
The Asian Midwinter Waterbird Census is being held from the 15-30 of January in 2015. The Bird Conservation Society of Thailand (BCST) is asking for volunteers to help survey the wetlands throughout the nation during that period.