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12 Days Birding & Bird Photography Tours In Sabah, Borneo

Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Birding with David and Dorris

 27th April - 1st May 2023

Short birding trip for the 2nd time in Sabah and this time the targets were birds from the mountains such as Bornean Peacock-Pheasant and Bulwer's Pheasant. At Telupid hide, the Peacock-Pheasant came around 0930 hours and for the Bulwer's Pheasant, it appeared around 1230. The other days were spent at Mt. Kinabalu for the Whitehead's Trogon and Bornean Stubtail. Missed the Whitehead's Broadbill and Spiderhunter too

Total species recorded were around 120++ and images taken below during the trip. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Bornean Peacock-Pheasant

Female Crested Partridge

Bulwer's Pheasant

Bornean Banded Pitta

Crimson-headed Partridge with its juvenile

Oriental Magpie Robin

Red-breasted Partridge

Telupid bird hide for the Bornean Peacock-Pheasant. It takes around 1.1 KM walked from the village to the hide

Shooting the endemic Grey-hooded Babbler

On our way back from Kipungit Waterfall

Whitehead's Trogon at Mt. Kinabalu

Stalking the shy Bornean Forktail along the Silas-Silau stream

Morning view of Crocker Range from Mt. Trusmadi

Waiting for the Bornean and Mountain Barbet along the busy road at Tambunan

Bornean Frogmouth!

At Mt. Alab bird hide

Happy birding!

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