African Jacana

Identification: Length 25-30 cm, mass 115-274 g Adult: Chestnut upperparts with black wingtips, rear neck and eyestripe White underparts Chestnut ... Read more

African Barred Owlet

Identification: A small owl which reaches a maximum size of 22cm. No ear tufts. The females are larger, but otherwise ... Read more

Southern White-Faced Owl

Identification: 22-24cm. Prominent ear tufts and characteristic white face, edged with black. Upper-parts silvery-grey marked with black, underneath paler with ... Read more

Red-Headed Finch

Identification: Length 13 cm (about size of Cape sparrow); bill very heavy; tail rounded. Adult male: Whole head bright red; ... Read more

Crimson-Breasted Shrike

Identification: A striking red-and-black boubou with a white wing bar. Unmistakable within its range. Habitat: Acacia thickets and scrub in ... Read more

Acacia Pied Barbet

Identification: Length 17-18 cm; mass 23-39 g. Adult: Head boldly marked with a red forehead, black crown, central nape, eyestripes, ... Read more

Golden-Breasted Bunting

Identification: 15-16cm Male: White crown Black lateral crown stripes White supercilium Black-bordered white ear coverts Orange-yellow underparts Yellow throat Whitish ... Read more

Grey Heron

Identification: Height 90-98 cm Weight up to 2 kg Bright white crown Black line running from above and behind the ... Read more

Helmeted Guineafowl

Identification: 53-58 cm, 1.4 kg Grey-black and white Head –Unfeathered, Dull yellow or reddish bony knob, Red and blue skin ... Read more

Gray’s Lark

Identification: Palest lark in the region and without any distinctive markings. A small, plain, pale lark with a fairly long, ... Read more