As Birders Say
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I do hope you will find this information useful for your upcoming birding trip to Nepal.
Kathmandu-Chitwan-Koshitappu Birding Tours 21 February- 08 March 2013
The Sites and the Species
Lower part of Phulchowki and Godavari Garden: Fire-tail Sunbird, Black-throated Sunbird, Black Eagle, Spotted Forktail
Nagarjun Forest- Brown wood Owl, Speckled Piculet, Greater Yellow-nape woodpecker,
Shivapuri (Budhanilkantha) – Long-tailed Broadbill, Northern Goshawk, Steppe Eagle, Dark-throated Thrush, Yellow-bellied Fantail, Rufus-gorgeted Flycatcher, Orange-flanked bush Robin, Golden bush Robin,Spotted Forktail, Green-backed Tit, Striated Laughingthrush, Rufus-winged Fulvetta, Dark-breasted Rosefinch
Sundarijal- Brown Dipper, Mountain Bulbul,
On the way to Chitwan: by the Trishuli River bank, near Belku, three Ibis bill were sighted.
Chitwan National Park- full day on jeep – 3 Great Hornbill were sighted near Dudhaura Bridge.
Pithauli: Himalayan Griffon, Red-headed Vulture, White-rumped Vulture, Egyptian Vulture, Cinereous Vulture
On the way to Koshitappu: Pied Harrier, Hodgson Redstart, between Manahari and Hetaunda.
Koshitappu: Black-headed Ibis, Black Bittern, Bank Myna, Brown hawk Owl, Brown fish Owl, Swamp Francolin, Grey Francolin, Ashy Minivet, Great Myna, Rufus-vented Prinia, Bar-headed Goose,