Category Archives: bushshrikes

Glorious Gorgeous

Birds that live in dense cover tend to have strong voices. They have to. How else would they let their neighbours know where they are, and how else to attract and keep a mate? The aptly-named Gorgeous Bushshrike inhabits tangled … Continue reading

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Amber Assassin

A series of strange, mechanical noises coming from the tree canopy outside my window had me out of my seat and peering into the foliage. Two clear clapping notes followed by a hollow, drawn-out whistle. I scanned the branches of … Continue reading

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