Dzanga Sangha Protected Areas : Newsletter October 2019

 

 

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Although we are in the rainy season, the rain this month has been especially intense. We recorded 310 mm of rainfall as compared to 230mm in October last year. This makes transport by boat easy as the river level has considerably risen, but circulation along the tracks in the Park has become somewhat complicated.

 

 

Now is the breeding season of the Picathartes (Picathartes oreas), considered one of the most difficult birds to observe in the Central African forest and therefore, more pursued by birdwatchers. We installed camera traps in some potential nest sites for the species and next month we will see if they capture any birds.

 

 

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