A Few Scenery Pictures From The Gambia

Kaur Wetlands (Scroll right to see the whole panorama.)

Women walking through Kaur Wetlands

Women washing clothes in the Gambia River (Janjanbureh)

Fishing in the Gambia River

Western red colobus monkey (from a boat ride on the Gambia river, near Janjanbureh)

Baobab, also on the shore of the Gambia River

Baobab near the mouth of the Gambia River

Young Callithrix monkey at Senegambia Hotel

Birding speedbump

Sometimes getting the bird can be an adventure. (Thanks to Jack Poll for the photo!)

This was my view. Note our quick-thinking guide in the background, taking the above picture.

Our guide and trip leader, Jack Poll

Our bird pictures from around the world follow standard ecozones approximately but not exactly:

Birds from the USA and Canada: our house, Texas, California, Hawaii, Canada,

Neotropic birds from Central America and the Caribbean: Honduras, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago

Neotropic birds from South America: Ecuador, Brazil.

Western palearctic birds: Europe: Germany, Finland, Norway, Spain, the Canary Islands, Lesbos, Greece. Israel

Eastern palearctic birds: China

Birds from Africa: The Gambia, South Africa

Indo-Malayan birds from India

Birds from Australia, New Zealand.

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