Tanzania has numerous birding locations from the mountainous regions of Udzungwa and Usambara to the low lying areas of Pemba Island and Zanzibar; from the wildlife areas of Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Lake Manyara National Park, Selous National Park and Ruaha Game Park. Other areas where the above species can be sighted include the Western Part of Tanzania such as Gombe and Rubondo Game Sanctuaries and the Islands of Lake Victoria.
Some of Tanzania's Birds
Pemba Island Birding:The range of vegetation in this island supports four different endemic bird species, which are endemic to Pemba. These species are scoops owls, sun bird white-Eyed and green pigeon.
Hoopoe:is a beautiful bird, commonly feeds on the ground. usually seen in small noisy flocks. Common in the northern Tanzania National parks and game reserve: Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire & Manyara. Other birds: Fischer's lovebird, grey-rumped spur fowl and babbler-like rufous-tailed weaver
Parrots:are forest dwelling birds. Although they have been documented in the mountain forest of Kilimanjaro and Meru, they are all over eastern arc mountains, especially Usambara and Udzungwa Mountains. Western forests, such as Mahale Mountain Forest National Park as well as Serengeti Fish eagles are usually seen on the trees near the water bodies. Skilled at fish catching. Excellent place to see them: Rubondo Island National Park Rufiji River and Ruaha National Parks. The river banks offer spectacular view of birds.
Crowned-Crane:a graceful, long legged bird, it looks like a stork and heron.. Cranes are grassland dwelling birds. They are widely distributed in swamps, lake shores and grassland, commonly seen in pairs, small parties and flocks. Ngorongoro Crater harbour so many.