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Pink Bogoria April 29, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — Janet @ 3:12 pm

A Bushsnob in Africa

All the Kenya lakes have their own unique characteristics and attractions. To pick one as “the best” is impossible, at least for me. However, lake Bogoria was one of our all time favourites when it came to a short break. You did not go there to find the Big Five but in search of tranquility and to enjoy the views and bird fauna. It was here that I spotted my first and only three-banded courser (Rhinoptilus cinctus).

Credit John Gerrard Keulemans [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons Three-banded coursor Three-banded courser. Credit John Gerrard Keulemans [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. It was also a special place for another reason. It was my first camping experience in Kenya. It happened over a weekend with Muguga House colleagues Richard and Phillip. Of the outing I recall that we departed on a Saturday to return the following day. We left rather late as Richard had lots of work to do to keep the tsetse…

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One Response to “Pink Bogoria”

  1. Maria Ní Mhurchú Says:

    Janet someone you were friendly with a couple of years ago was looking for you to share patterns with. He is connectable on your old website. Maria.


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