Trip Reports & Sightings

Posted by Ashley Banwell

India - Eaglenest and Kaziranga - 19th March - 3rd April 2007, author Ashley Banwell (added September 2, 2007)
(Sikkim Wedge-billed Wren Babbler, Ward's Trogon, Begun Liochichla, Blyth's Tragopan)

Papua New Guinea - 24th July - 15th August 2006, author Ashley Banwell (added October 20, 2006)
(Highlights included Shovel-billed Kingfisher, Papuan Whipbirds, Southern Crowned Pigeon, Marbled Frogmouth, Flame-mantled Bowerbird and 24 species of Bird of Paradise)

Papua New Guinea - 7th June – 11th July 2010, author Ashley Banwell (added October 13, 2010)
(Herowana, Huon, Normanby, Varirata, Kwatu Lodge, Kumul Lodge, Tari Valley, Tabubil)

Bougainville - 12th - 22nd July 2010 , author Ashley Banwell (added October 13, 2010)
(Odedi, Mountain Whistler, Ultramarine Kingfisher, Solomon Sea Eagle, Woodford's Rail, Fearful Owl)

Southern Sumatra - Searching for Tok Tor and Poxai Haji, also getting wet a lot - December 2007 and April 2008, author Ashley Banwell (added June 13, 2008)
(Way Titias and Danau Ranau, Sumatran Laughinghtrush, Sumatran Ground Cuckoo, Sumatran Babbler, White capped Munia)

Sri Lanka - new endemics and future splits, author Ashley Banwell (added January 8, 2008)
(Serindib Scops Owl, Slaty-legged Rail, Ceylon Scaly Thrush, Pied Ground Thrush, Kashmir Flycatcher)

India - North West - with Forest Owlet twitch, author Ashley Banwell (added January 16, 2007)
(Forest Owlet, Mottled Wood Owl, Hypocolius, Green Avadavat, Sykes' Nightjar, White-naped Tit, Asiatic Lion)

Sumatra 8th - 13th December 2007 - Extreme birding in the wet season, author Ashley Banwell (added January 1, 2008)
(Sumatran Ground Cuckoo, Ferruginous Wood Partridge, Salvadori's Pheasant, Graceful Pitta, White-crested Hornbill)

Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia 11-17th November 2007, author Ashley Banwell (added December 1, 2007)
(Bornean Ground Cuckoo (2), Oriental Bay Owl, Short-toed Coucal and a heard only Bornean Frogmouth)

Papua New Guinea - 21st June - 9th July 2009, author Ashley Banwell (added August 8, 2009)
(Spangled Owlet-Nightjar, Marbled Frogmouth, New Guinea Harpy Eagle, Sanfords Bowerdbird)

Uganda July 2007, author Ashley Banwell (added August 5, 2007)
(Green-breasted Pitta, African Green Broadbill, Oberlander's Ground Thrush, Red-fronted Antpecker, Afep Pigeon, Ituri Batis)

Eaglenest, North-east India - 15th March - 3rd April 2008, author Ashley Banwell (added August 25, 2008)
(Bugun Liocichla, Sikkim Wedge-billed Wren Babbler and Beautiful Nuthatch)