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Bird list: Kenya, July 2002

We started at Nairobi, then went on to Amboseli,  Samburu,  Lake Baringo,  Lake Naivasha,  and the Masai Mara Apologies for the list not being in systematic order: I was recording it in an alphabetical database on a palmtop.
African Firefinch   Samburu
African Fish Eagle   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Amboseli NP; Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
African Grey Flycatcher   Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
African Grey Hornbill   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
African Hoopoe   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara; Samburu
African Jacana   Amboseli NP; Lake Baringo; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
African Marsh Harrier   Amboseli NP
African Orange-bellied Parrot   Samburu
African Paradise Flycatcher   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara
African Pied Wagtail   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara
African Reed Warbler   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
African Silverbill   Samburu
African Wattled Plover   Masai Mara
African White Pelican   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
African White-backed Vulture   Masai Mara; Samburu
Amethyst Sunbird   Nairobi NP
Arrow-marked Babbler   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Augur Buzzard   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area

Banded Martin   Masai Mara
Bare-eyed Thrush   Samburu
Bare-faced Go-away Bird   Masai Mara
Bateleur   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara; Nairobi NP
Beautiful Sunbird   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Black Crake   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Masai Mara
Black Saw-wing   Amboseli NP
Black-capped Social-Weaver   Samburu
Black-chested Snake-Eagle   Masai Mara
Black-crowned Night-Heron   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Black-faced Sandgrouse   Samburu
Black-headed Heron   Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Nairobi NP; Samburu
Black-headed Oriole   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Black-lored Babbler   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Black-shouldered Kite   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Samburu
Black-spotted Apalis Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Blacksmith Plover   Lake Baringo; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Nairobi NP
Blue-naped Mousebird   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo; Samburu

Cardinal Woodpecker   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Cattle Egret   Lake Baringo; Nairobi NP
Chestnut Sparrow   Samburu
Chestnut-banded Plover   Amboseli NP
Collared Pratincole   Amboseli NP
Collared Sunbird   Masai Mara
Common Drongo   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Common Fiscal   Masai Mara
Common Moorhen   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Common Sandpiper  Lake Baringo
Crested Francolin   Samburu
Crowned Plover   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara; Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo; Samburu
Cut-throat   Samburu

D'Arnaud's Barbet   Amboseli NP
Dark Chanting-Goshawk   Masai Mara
Donaldson-Smith's Sparrow-Weaver   Samburu

Eastern Pale Chanting Goshawk   Nr Amboseli NP; Samburu
Egyptian Goose   Amboseli NP; Lake Baringo; Masai Mara; Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Emerald-spotted Wood Dove   Samburu

Fan-tailed Raven   Masai Mara
Fischer's Sparrow-Lark   Masai Mara; Amboseli NP
Four-banded Sandgrouse   Samburu

Glossy Ibis   Lake Baringo
Golden Pipit   Samburu
Golden-backed Weaver   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Golden-breasted Starling   Samburu
Golden-tailed Woodpecker   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Goliath Heron   Amboseli NP; Lake Baringo; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Grassland Pipit   Amboseli NP
Great Egret   Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Green Heron   Masai Mara
Green Woodhoopoe   Samburu
Grey Cameroptera   Samburu
Grey Crowned-Crane   Masai Mara; Nairobi NP
Grey Heron   Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Grey Kestrel   Masai Mara
Grey Woodpecker   Masai Mara
Grey-backed Cameroptera   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Samburu
Grey-headed Bush-Shrike  Samburu
Grey-headed Gull   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Grey-headed Kingfisher   Amboseli NP; Lake Baringo; Masai Mara
Grey-headed Sparrow   Masai Mara
Grey-headed Warbler   Masai Mara
Grey-rumped Swallow   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Gull-billed Tern   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area

Hadada Ibis   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Hamerkop   Lake Baringo
Helmeted Guineafowl   Nairobi NP; Samburu
Hildebrandt's Starling   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Hooded Vulture   Masai Mara
House Sparrow   Masai Mara

Kenya Violet-backed Sunbird   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Kittlitz's Plover   Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Kori Bustard   Amboseli NP

Lappet-faced Vulture   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara; Samburu
Laughing Dove   Amboseli NP; Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo; Samburu
Lesser Black-backed Gull   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Lesser Flamingo   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; seen on Lakes Elmenteita and Nakuru
Lesser Striped Swallow   Masai Mara; Nairobi NP
Lilac-breasted Roller   Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Masai Mara
Little Bee-eater   Amboseli NP
Little Bittern   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Little Egret  Lake Baringo; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Little Grebe  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area;
Little Swift  Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Little Weaver   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Long-crested Eagle  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Long-tailed Cormorant  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Long-tailed Fiscal
Long-toed Plover   Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area

Malachite Kingfisher   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Masai Mara
Marabou  Masai Mara; Nairobi NP; Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Marsh Owl   Nairobi NP
Martial Eagle   Samburu
Masai Ostrich   Nr Amboseli NP; Masai Mara; Nairobi NP
Masked Weaver   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Mosque Swallow  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Mourning Dove   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Namaqua Dove   Samburu
Northern Anteater Chat   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Northern Brubru  Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Northern Pied Babbler   Nairobi NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area

Nubian Woodpecker  Nairobi NP; Samburu

Palm Swift   Samburu
Pied Crow   En route
Pied Kingfisher   Lake Baringo; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Masai Mara
Plain Pipit   Masai Mara
Pond Heron   Lake Baringo
Purple Grenadier  Masai Mara
Purple Heron   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Pygmy Falcon   Samburu

Red-bellied Crombec  Samburu
Red-billed Firefinch   Amboseli NP
Red-billed Hornbill  Samburu
Red-capped Lark  Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Red-eyed Dove   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Red-faced Crombec  Amboseli NP
Red-fronted Barbet  Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Red-knobbed Coot  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Red-winged Lark   Nairobi NP
Reichenow's Weaver   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Ring-necked Dove   Nairobi NP
Rosy-patched Bush-Shrike   Amboseli NP; Samburu
Rufous Chatterer  Samburu
Rufous Sparrow   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Masai Mara; Nairobi NP
Rufous-crowned Roller   Samburu
Rufous-naped Lark   Masai Mara
Ruppell's Long-tailed Starling  Masai Mara
Ruppell's Vulture  Masai Mara

Sacred Ibis   Amboseli NP; Lake Baringo; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Nairobi NP
Saddle-billed Stork   Masai Mara
Secretary Bird   Masai Mara; Samburu
Shelley's Francolin   Nairobi NP
Slate-coloured Boubou   Masai Mara
Slate-coloured Boubou   Samburu
Slender-tailed Nightjar   Amboseli NP
Somali Bee-eater   Samburu
Somali Ostrich   Samburu
Sooty Chat   Masai Mara
Southern Black Flycatcher   Samburu
Speckle-fronted Weaver   Samburu
Speckled Mousebird   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Speckled Pigeon  Amboseli NP; Samburu
Spectacled Weaver   Masai Mara
Speke's Weaver   Amboseli NP
Spotted Eagle-Owl  Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Spotted Morning Thrush  Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Spotted Thick-knee   Amboseli NP
Spur-winged Goose   Nairobi NP
Spur-winged Plover   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Samburu
Squacco Heron   Amboseli NP; Lake Baringo; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Steel-blue Whydah   En route
Stonechat   Aberdares CP
Striped Kingfisher  Masai Mara
Superb Starling   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Masai Nara

Taita Fiscal   Amboseli NP
Tambourine Dove  En route
Tawny Eagle   Amboseli NP; Samburu
Three-banded Plover   Masai Mara
Two-banded Courser   Amboseli NP

Variable Sunbird   Nairobi NP
Verreaux's Eagle   Samburu
von der Decken's Hornbill   Samburu
Vulturine Guineafowl   Samburu

Water Thick-knee   Lake Baringo
Wattled Starling   Masai Mara
Whiskered Tern   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
White Stork   Masai Mara
White-bellied Bustard   Amboseli NP; Masai Mara; Samburu
White-bellied Go-away Bird   En route
White-bellied Tit   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
White-breasted Cormorant  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
White-browed Coucal   Nairobi NP
White-browed Robin-Chat   Masai Mara
White-browed Sparrow   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
White-crowned Shrike   Amboseli NP
White-eyed Slaty-Flyctcher  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
White-headed Barbet   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
White-headed Buffalo-Weaver   Samburu
White-headed Saw-wing   Masai Mara
White-throated Bee-eater   Samburu
White-winged Black Tern   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Wire-tailed Swallow  Amboseli NP; Masai Mara
Woodland Kingfisher  Masai Mara
Wooly-necked Stork   Masai Mara

Yellow Bishop   Masai Mara
Yellow-billed Duck   Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Yellow-billed Egret  Loldia/Lake Naivasha area
Yellow-billed Hornbill   Samburu
Yellow-billed Stork   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo; Samburu
Yellow-breasted Apalis   Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo
Yellow-fronted Canary   Masai Mara
Yellow-necked Spurfowl   Nairobi NP
Yellow-throated Longclaw   Masai Mara
Yellow-throated Spurfowl   Samburu
Yellow-vented Bulbul  Amboseli NP; Loldia/Lake Naivasha area; Ol Kokwe Island, Lake Baringo

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