BirdLife Port Natal

Greater Painted Snipes Video

Click on this link to see the You Tube video of the Greater Painted Snipes seen in Umlaas Canal – just north of the old Durban Airport.

St. Lucia and Mkhuze – May 2015 Part Four

Mkhuze Report by Paul and Sally Bartho The Mkhuze campsite is expensive compared to Sugarloaf in St. Lucia. It is also out on a limb at the main entrance to the park with major water issues. That said… Read More

St Lucia and Mkhuze – May 2015 – Part Three

Umfolozi Report by Paul and Sally Bartho Umfolozi, like Isimangaliso Wetland Park, is exceptionally dry. There was some standing water in the Black Umfolozi River, however the best birding we found was at the Bhejane Hide where well water… Read More

St Lucia and Mkhuze – May 2015 – Part Two

Eastern and Western Shores, Isimangaliso Wetland Park Report by Paul and Sally Bartho Eastern Shores. On entering the Park very early on a chilly morning, we were greeted by the sun rising on our right. Not to be… Read More

St Lucia and Mkhuze – May 2015 – Part One

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho Having been closeted away in Hillcrest for four months it was time to get away – St. Lucia and Mkhuze were the destinations – for four or five nights in each. Sugarloaf… Read More