Tag: birdlist

African Scops Owl
The African Scops Owl

The African Scops Owl is smallest of the owls that are resident in Areena. In order gauge the size of this bird and put things in perspective it’s about the same size as an Olive Thrush.  Sexes are similar in size and weigh only 65g.  They vary in plumage coloration being either grey or a…

Pied Kingfisher
Kingfishers at Areena

Tick kingfishers at Areena off your birding list, this summer. If you are an avid birdwatcher, we have 4 species to be spotted at Areena, the Malachite, Pied, Brown hooded and the Giant Kingfisher.  Seen almost daily in the resort. These amazing birds are often seen living their best life. We have the banks of…