An eight-day photographic tour of northern Thailand and other sites started with a successful stopover at Sri Phang Nga where Banded Pitta, Chestnut naped Forktail and other excellent species were captured on film. -With Hans van den Brink.
The thronging crowds of birders and photographers visiting Sri Phang Nga to see the Banded Pitta have forced the staff to implement new rules which will affect all birders visiting this National Park.
A two-day trip to the Surin Islands failed to produce sightings of Beach thick Knee, but still resulted in almost 50 species seen, along with one lifer.
Located a few kilometers south of Prachuap Kirikan, Haat Wanakorn is one of Thailand's newest marine parks and home to almost 150 species of birds.