Category Archives: Chobe

Sacred Ibis

Pelecaniformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Date: 25 August 2012.


[Threskiornis aethiopicus, Family Threskiornithidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: African sacred ibis]

The sound of the sacred ibis (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Lynette Rudman)

Distribution of the sacred ibis across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

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Blacksmith Plover

Charadriiformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Dates: 24 August 2012.


Place: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Dates: 30 August 2012.



[Vanellus armatus, Family Charadriidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Blacksmith lapwing]

The sound of the blacksmith plover (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

Distribution of the blacksmith plover across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Glossy Ibis

Pelecaniformes

Place: Okavango River, Botswana
Dates: 19 August 2012.


Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Dates: 25 August 2012.


[Plegadis falcinellus, Family Threskiornithidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: Glossy ibis]

The sound of the glossy ibis (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Stein Ø. Nilsen)

Distribution of the glossy ibis across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Lappet-faced Vulture / White-backed Vulture

Accipitriformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Dates: 24 August 2012.






[Torgos tracheliotos, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Lappet-faced vulture]

[Gyps africanus, Family Accipitridae, Order Accipitriformes, Wikipedia Entry: White-backed vulture]

The sound of the white-backed vulture (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Peter Boesman)

African Spoonbill

Pelecaniformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Date: 25 August 2012.



Place: Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana
Date: 30 August 2012.



[Platalea alba, Family Threskiornithidae, Order Pelecaniformes, Wikipedia Entry: African spoonbill]

The sound of the African spoonbill (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Lynette Rudman)

Red-necked Falcon

Falconiformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Date: 25 August 2012.




[Falco chicquera, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Red-necked falcon]

The sound of the red-necked falcon (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bram Piot)