Birding Updates

 Wednesday Morning Birdwalks in Nairobi.

In case of heavy rain on  Wednesday morning, we will visit the Nairobi National Museum.

3rd April – City Park. Meet at 8.30 am at the parking near the Coca Cola Kiosk. Directions: Coming from the City centre, take Limuru Road past Aga Khan Hospital. Make a U-turn at Total Energies Petrol Station, Limuru Road. Drive back along Limuru Road and turn left onto City Park Road next to City Park Market.

10th AprilMuseum Grounds / Michuki Memorial Park. Meet at 8 am in the open space in front of the entrance to the museum galleries.

17th April – Giraffe Centre. Meet at 8.30 am at the Giraffe Centre main entrance. Thanks to AFEW for welcoming the birdwalk.

24th April –– Paradise Lost. Meet at Paradise Lost Main Gate at 8:30 am. Directions: Take Kiambu Road. Turn Left at Paradise Lost junction in Thindigua after Runda Greens before Quick Mart Supermarket. Turn right at Kencom Apartments just after Kasarini Primary School. It’s about 500m to the main gate. Thanks to the management for welcoming the birdwalk.

21st April. Sunday Birdwatch - Yeyani Resort, Athi River. Meet at 8.30am at Coloho Mall, Off Mombasa Road, Athi River. Directions: Coming from the City Centre, take Mombasa Road. Turn left at Athi River Interchange onto Wuyi Road. Turn right towards Tuff Foam Mattress Store. Turn right and proceed straight. Coloho Mall is on the left, after China Wuyi (Kenya) Precast Co., Ltd. Thanks to the management for welcoming the birdwalk.

It will be a day trip, bring snacks and plenty of drinking water.

 If you have questions, please write <news@naturekenya.org> or phone 0780-149200.

Bird Ringing at Nairobi National Museum grounds usually take place on Tuesday mornings. Please confirm with Titus Imboma <Imbomati911@gmail.com> Phone 0721-649452.

 

Thursday Birdwalks in Malindi

4th April - Mtangani via Afya Hospital. Meet at 4:00pm at the Malindi Museum near Nature Kenya Membership Office.

11th April Mayungu. Meet at 4:00pm at the Malindi Museum near Nature Kenya Membership Office.

18th April – Malindi Marine Park. Meet at 4:00 pm at Malindi Museum Nature Kenya Membership Office.

25th April Malindi Harbor. Meet at 4:00pm at Malindi Museum near the Nature Kenya Membership office.

27th April. Saturday Birdwatch Mida Creek. Meet at 7:00am at Mida Creek ticketing office. Thanks to the Mida Creek Community Conservation group for letting us do birding at their site! If you wish to attend, please reach out to us for better planning through: malindimembers@naturekenya.org before 25th  April.

Please carry drinking water and wear water friendly shoes. Bird walk is likely to end after 2 to 3 hours’ time.

For more information, email: <malindimembers@naturekenya.org > or phone 0725 223042.

 Mombasa Birdwalks are held the 3rd Saturday of each month. To check meeting time and place, check Facebook page:

<https://www.facebook.com/groups/FFJmombasa/>

Or contact:  Taibali Hamzali <thamzali@gmail.com> / 0733-980540

or Kelvin Mazera <klvnrua@yahoo.com> / 0720-928783