Birds of Uganda

African grey parrots are famous for their intelligence and vocabulary. In this post, you’ll learn 44 African grey parrot facts, including differences between Timneh and Congo greys, ranges, diet, speaking ability, lifespan, appearance and more. Plus lots of photos, videos and resources. Guide to the African Grey Parrot Polly want a cracker? African grey parrots are […] Read more

Heading to Uganda? Here are 18 birds of Uganda, ranging from the tiny black bee-eater to the large and weirdly-cute shoebill stork. Uganda is a top birding destination – and for good reason. 18 Birds of Uganda: Birding in the Pearl of Africa Uganda is a bird lover’s paradise, boasting more than 1,000 different bird […] Read more

The shoebill stork is an impressive and somewhat ugly dinosaur-like bird that is found in Uganda. In the post, you’ll learn 15 shoebill stork facts, including diet, population, sibling behavior, sounds, lifespan, foot size and more. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 15 Interesting Facts About the Shoebill Stork Did you know that […] Read more

The saddle-billed stork is a very tall wading bird found in sub-Saharan Africa. In this post, you’ll learn 15 saddle-billed stork facts, including where it gets its name, differences between males and females, habitat, why they don’t make a call, population, diet, lifespan, tallest bird status, and adaptations. Learn more about the other birds of […] Read more

In this post, you’ll meet Africa’s Marabou Stork. This has been referred to as Unofficial National Bird of Uganda. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 15 Facts About the Ugly Marabou Stork You are not likely to forget seeing a marabou stork, no matter if you see the majestic wading birds in the wilds […] Read more

Interested to learn about this unusual African blue bird? Here are 8 great blue turaco facts to satisfy your curiosity, including diet, range, flight skills, calls, mating rituals, and more. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 8 Great Blue Turaco Facts Whether you are a seasoned world-traveler or are just visiting Uganda for […] Read more

In this post, you’ll learn all about the African Spoonbill, with facts including their size, scientific name, range, diet, lifespan, parenting techniques, population, threats, and protection status. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 13 Facts About the African Spoonbill If you are traveling to the African continent, there is no shortage of wonders to […] Read more

In this post, you’ll learn about the crested crane of Uganda. Facts include population, diet, threats, dancing habits, lifespan, and more. Learn more about the other birds of Uganda. 16 Facts About Uganda’s Crested Crane The Crested Crane (a subspecies of the east African Grey-Crowned Crane) is a majestic but obscure bird that few people […] Read more