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Birding

Birdwatching or birding is a form of wildlife observation in which the observation of birds is a recreational activity. It can be done with the naked eye, through a visual enhancement device like binoculars and telescopes, or by listening for bird sounds.

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Starved Rock State Park

It’s a magical year-round destination for hiking and sightseeing. In summer it’s very special to see the waterfalls after a hard rain, in winter when…

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Rohrdommel-Projektgebiet - Common Bittern Project

The best months are May until July. At this time of the year breeding water-birds and their chicks can be spotted relatively close. The black coots…

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Somme Estuary

20.000 birds both in winter and in passage periods

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Cape Gannet Colony - Bird Island

Birds Island is a year-round destination with a size of three hectares. Most interesting is the mating ritual between April and August. Breeding…

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West Coast National Park - Birding

Best time in spring; August and September. The Geelbek Hide from low tide as the tide is coming in. The water level rises, and the waders are forced…

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Kruger National Park Birding

In summer (December to February) birding is outstanding with resident and migratory birds but poor wildlife visibility. Crowds and Weather Southern…

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De Hoop - Birding

Between September to March, you may spot breeding pairs of Oystercatchers. Summer is perfect for birding at the De Hoop Vlei.  Gates are open from 7…

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Palo Verde National Park

The dry season from November until March. With the first rain in April tens of thousands ducks get attracted.

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Hacienda Baru

For my opinion the the dry season from December to April. Although you might see the Olive Ridley Turtles at the rainy season and reptiles and…

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Little Togabo - Red-Billed Tropicbirds

The begin of the seabird breeding season is November with the peak from December to February. In March and April, you already spot fewer tropicbirds…

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Muriwai - Gannet Colony

The gannets start nesting in August and stay latest until April when the chicks are fledging. Muriwai is one of only three mainland gannet colonies.…

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Okavango Delta - Moremi

During the dry season (May to September) rain is rare, it's less hot and there are fewer mosquitos. This time of the year is the peak season and…