Hope everyone had a great Christmas and all the best for 2015.
Just back from Ethiopia - a highly successful and enjoyable trip. Got every
endemic and near endemic that we were in range for. Got Somali Ostrich, 4 new
species of anatids, 10 species of guineafowl/francolin/spurfowl, 4 Ibis,
Secretarybird, 47 species of raptor (7 vultures, 7 Falcons), 5 Bustards, 2 new
waders, Egyptian Plover, 3 Coursers, 3 Sandgrouse, 2 Turacos, 8 Owls, 5
Nightjars, 8 Kingfishers, 5 Bee-eaters, 7 Hornbills, 6 Woodpeckers, 23 Shrikes,
12 Larks, 15 Hirundines, etc, etc. 196 lifers and cracked 6,000.
I am planning on 11 days in Peru in May going down the Manu road if anyone is
interested in coming along on a cost share basis? We will do it as cheap as we
can, have a great guide etc. Please contact me offline if you are interested
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