Miombo Scrub Robin Cercotrichas barbata, Multinondo Wilderness Area, Zambia
Bannerman's Sunbird Cyanomitra bannermani, Hillwood Farm, Mwinilunga, close to the DRC border, Zambia
Both LEONARD (2005) and a new site guide will cover many of Zambia's best birding sites in detail. Some of the most popular sites that are worth visiting for certain species include:
Hillwood (Nchila Wildlife Reserve) - for many of the 'Mwinilunga specials' in the far north-west.
Lochinvar National Park - for spectacular waterfowl concentrations.
Nkanga River Conservation Area - for a wide variety and particularly Chaplin's Barbet Lybius chaplini. [email protected]
Kafue National Park - for a wide variety, Black-cheeked Lovebirds Agapornis nigrigenis in the south and mammals.
Mutinondo Wilderness - excellent miombo and dambo birding.www.mutinondozambia.com
North & South Luangwa National Parks - excellent waterbirds and raptors, not to mention the mammals.
Kasanka National Park and Bangweulu Swamps - good miombo and dambo and of course waterfowl and Shoebill Balaeniceps rex in the swamps.www.kasanka.com
Nyika National Park - for all the montane species. Best approached from Malawi.