SHAI HILLS RESOURCES RESERVE

GHANA

Doryumu, Shai Osudoku District, Greater Accra (N)

Lat:  5°54′N 0°4′W, 4,700 ha, 239 m ()

Protected/registered status 
Best Time for visit; anytime ()

 

Birding Site Guide

Shai Hills Resources Reserve is located 17 km W of the capital Accra on the Tema-Akosombo road.

 

Species

Mocking Cliff Chat,  Snowy-crowned Robin Chat,  Swallow-tailed Bee-eater,  Violet Turaco, Blue-bellied Roller, Long Crested Eagle, Stone Partridge,  Senegal Parrot, Spotted  Flycatcher, Croaking Cisticola, Short Winged Cisticola, African Barred Owlet, Cardinal Woodpecker, Yellow Throated Leaflove, Senegal Eremomela, White Shouldered Black Tit, Red Shouldered Cuckooshrike, Lanner Falcon, African Hobby, Black Bellied Bustard, Grey Kestrel, Ovambo Sparrow Hawk, Double Spurred Francolin, Temminck`S Courser, African Crake, Splendid Sunbird, Vinaceous Dove, Piapiac, Rufous Crowned Roller, Levaillant’s Cuckoo, Northern Black Flycatcher, Black Crown Tchagra, Brown Crown Tchagra, Vieillot’s Barbet,  Yellow Crown Gonolec, Common Wattle Eye, Oriole Warbler, Black Scimitarbill, Green Wood Hoopoe, Lead Collared Flycatcher, Greater Honeyguide and more.

 

Trips can be booked through Kwame Brown (above; John Hatton is on right): 

Name /  Kwame Brown
Email  /  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Company / Adventure Birding Tours Ghana
Website  / www.adventurebirdingtours.com
Number   / 233-554626748
Whatsapp / 233-271392937
Country  / Ghana
Province  / Tema  Accra
Interests  / Birdwatching, Twitching,  Photography, Adventure, Culture, Bespoke, Walking, Long walk, Tourist sites, Museum, Monument, Arboretum, Architecture appreciation and Sports.
Hotspots  / Parks, Forests, Reserves, Preserves, Conservations, Sanctuaries,  Mountains and Wetlands.
Sites     / Shai-hills, Sakumono Lagoon, Muni Lagoon, Winniba Plains, Kakum National Park and surroundings, Nsuta Forest, Ankasa Forest, Picathartes site, Bobiri Butterfly Sanctuary, Opuro Forest, Mole National Park, Tongo Hills, Tono Dam, Egyptian Plover site, Atewa Forest, Kalakpa Forest.

Author: Kwame Brown

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