Birding at Kenneth Stainbank

Posted by BIRDLIFE PORT NATAL on 15 AUGUST 2020 Kenneth Stainbank Nature Reserve is another one of Durban’s gems and it is only 12 or so kms from the city. Este Shearar and I (Penny de Vries) went on a two-person masked walk (our new normal) on yet another glorious July day. From the parking lot, we headed around the corner to walk through the grassland towards the … Continue reading Birding at Kenneth Stainbank

Rarities Roundup

16th September – 13th October 2020  This prime period for Nearctic landbirds met all expectations with the Yellow-bellied Flycatcher lingering on Tiree, in Argyll, until 23rd September, a Swainson’s Thrush on Burray, Orkney, on 17th–30th, a Bobolink at Fanad Head, Co. Donegal, on 20th–24th, a long-awaited Tennessee Warbler on Yell, Shetland, from 29th September to 7th October, a Swainson’s Thrush on Dursey Island, Co. Cork, on 1st October, another Tennessee … Continue reading Rarities Roundup