Accra, Central Region ()
Assin Foso 5°42′08′′N 1°17′09′′W, ha, 150 m ()
Best Time for visit; anytime ()
Birding Site Guide
Bonkro Village is not far from Assin Foso.
This village is renowned for being the best tourist site for the rarer of the two species of Picathartes; White-necked Rockfowl Picathartes gymnocephalus Vulnerable (photo). Also found are Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus, Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus bilineatus, Gray Greenbul Eurillas gracilis, Plain Greenbul Eurillas curvirostris, Little Greenbul Eurillas virens, Icterine Greenbul Phyllastrephus icterinus, Common Bulbul Pycnonotus barbatus, Green-headed Sunbird Cyanomitra verticalis.
Trips can be booked through Kwame Brown:
Name / Kwame Brown
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, Aboretum, Architecture appreciation and Sports.
Hotspots / Parks, Forests, Reserves, Preserves, Conservations, Sanctuaries, Mountains and Wetlands.
Sites / Shai-hills, Sakumono Lagoon, Muni Lagoon, Winneba 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