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The Great Thick Knee is an extremely shy bird which frequents sandbars and stony banks along large rivers. Photo by Mr. Peter Ericsson.

Categories: Bird of the Month

A visit to Petchaburi province for the Chinese New Year Festival allowed me some time to visit Laem Pak Bia and twitch two lifers for my 2014 list, including Thailand's first ever record for Bay backed Shrike, found by Mr. Peter Ericsson.

Categories: Field Report

A two-day trip to Klong Saen and Laem Pak Bia over Christmas helped to extend the run of lifers for 2013 to 30 birds, highlighted by the sighting of a Himalayan Griffon Vulture.

Categories: Field Report

Our Bird of the Month for August is the rare and enigmatic Milky Stork, a former resident turned non-breeding visitor to Thailand.

Categories: Bird of the Month
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