Birding Uganda: US editorial goes viral & website coming soon

Written by  Laura Ell
National Birding website for Uganda coming soon National Birding website for Uganda coming soon

The Frugal Traveler: How to go birding without going broke By MYSCHA THERIAULT; McClatchy-Tribune News Service was published by over a dozen print and online newspapers this week and seems to be be going viral. Read the article.

An excerpt: "Uganda is home to half the bird species in Africa, according to the Uganda Wildlife Authority. Numerous national parks offer spotting opportunities there, including the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and Murchison Falls."ccording to Amos Wekesas, owner of Great Lakes Safaris, the entire nation is fair game. Says Wekesas, "In Uganda, birding starts at the airport and continues throughout the country."

Stay tuned for Uganda's new national birding web portal coming in May/June 2011:

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