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Road to Mburo, Uganda (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Road to Mburo, Uganda

Map of Road to Mburo, Uganda

Gray Crowned-Crane (Balearica regulorum) Little Swift (Apus affinis)

The road to the southwest of Uganda.


Uganda and stops between

1/1/2017: After dealing with no Shoebill and a pricing scam at Mabamba Swamp, I was determined to find a Shoebill elsewhere. So, we stopped at every swamp on the way to Mburo National Park where we also did not see a Shoebill.

Previous Visit (Mabamba Swamp: 1/1/2017)
Next Visit (Lake Mburo National Park: 1/1/2017)

Species Recorded (17)

Birds ( 17 )

Cormorants ( Phalacrocoracidae )
Long-tailed Cormorant - Microcarbo africanus

Herons ( Ardeidae )
Yellow-billed Egret - Ardea brachyrhyncha
Purple Heron - Ardea purpurea

Storks ( Ciconiidae )
African Openbill - Anastomus lamelligerus
Saddle-billed Stork - Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis

Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Allies ( Acciptridae )
Long-crested Eagle - Lophaetus occipitalis
Black Kite - Milvus migrans

Cranes ( Gruidae )
Gray Crowned-Crane - Balearica regulorum

Jacanas ( Jacanidae )
African Jacana - Actophilornis africanus

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
Speckled Pigeon - Columba guinea

Swifts ( Apodidae )
Little Swift - Apus affinis

Rollers ( Coraciidae )
Lilac-breasted Roller - Coracias caudatus

Swallows ( Hirundinidae )
Barn Swallow - Hirundo rustica

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
Pied Crow - Corvus albus

Shrikes ( Laniidae )
Gray-backed Fiscal - Lanius excubitoroides

Starlings and Mynas ( Sturnidae )
Splendid Starling - Lamprotornis splendidus

Old World Sparrows ( Passeridae )
Village Weaver - Ploceus cucullatus




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