I saw quite a few birds in this tiny wildlife reserve, even some that I hadn't seen before.

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Birds in Eswatini (Swaziland)

Prinia subflava
Tawny-flanked Prinia (Prinia subflava). (820k)
Phyllastrephus flavostriatus
Yellow-streaked Greenbul (Phyllastrephus flavostriatus, french: Bulbul à stries jaunes). (785k)
Myrmecocichla formicivora
Ant-eating Chat (Myrmecocichla formicivora). (824k)
Saxicola torquatus
Female African Stonechat (Saxicola torquatus, german: Schwarzkehlchen). (815k)
Saxicola torquatus
Male African Stonechat (Saxicola torquatus, german: Schwarzkehlchen). (846k)
Turdus libonyana
Kurrichane Thrush (Turdus libonyana, french: Merle kurrichane). (758k)
Euplectes ardens
Female Red-collared Widowbird (Euplectes ardens, german: Schildwida, french: Euplecte veuve-noire). (544k)
Euplectes albonotatus
Male White-winged Widowbird (Euplectes albonotatus, german: Spiegelwida). (861k)
Melaenornis pammelaina
Southern Black Flycatcher (Melaenornis pammelaina). (900k)
Ploceus xanthops
Holub's Golden Weaver (Ploceus xanthops, german: Safranweber, french: Tisserin safran). (828k)
Ploceus cucullatus
Male Village Weaver (Ploceus cucullatus, german: Dorfweber, french: Tisserin gendarme) working on its nest. (821k)
Ploceus cucullatus
Female (left) and male (right) Village Weaver (Ploceus cucullatus, german: Dorfweber, french: Tisserin gendarme). (1007k)
Ploceus cucullatus
Male Village Weaver (Ploceus cucullatus, german: Dorfweber, french: Tisserin gendarme). (881k)
Ploceus cucullatus
Female Village Weaver (Ploceus cucullatus, german: Dorfweber, french: Tisserin gendarme). (610k)
Merops bullockoides
White-fronted Bee-eater (Merops bullockoides, german: Bienenfresser (Familie), french: Guêpier à front blanc). (539k)
Motacilla capensis
Cape Wagtail (Motacilla capensis, german: Kapstelze, french: Bergeronnette du Cap). (799k)
Dryoscopus cubla
Black-backed Puffback (Dryoscopus cubla). (806k)
Pycnonotus barbatus
Common Bulbul (Pycnonotus barbatus, german: Graubülbül, french: Bulbul des jardins). (478k)
Streptopelia capicola
Ring-necked Dove (Streptopelia capicola, german: Kapturteltaube, french: Tourterelle du Cap), left, and White-fronted Bee-eater (Merops bullockoides, german: Bienenfresser (Familie), french: Guêpier à front blanc). (617k)
Streptopelia semitorquata
Red-eyed Dove (Streptopelia semitorquata, german: Halbmondtaube, french: Tourterelle à collier). (581k)
Streptopelia capicola
Ring-necked Dove (Streptopelia capicola, german: Kapturteltaube, french: Tourterelle du Cap). (636k)
Alcedo semitorquata
Half-collared Kingfisher (Alcedo semitorquata, french: Martin-pêcheur à demi-collier). (915k)
Megaceryle maxima
Giant Kingfisher (Megaceryle maxima, german: Riesenfischer, french: Martin-pêcheur géant) in flight. (496k)
Vanellus senegallus
African Wattled Lapwing (Vanellus senegallus, french: Vanneau du Sénégal). (2.3M)
Vanellus armatus
Blacksmith Lapwing (Vanellus armatus, german: Waffenkiebitz, french: Vanneau armé). (888k)
Vanellus coronatus
Crowned Lapwing (Vanellus coronatus, german: Kronenkiebitz, french: Vanneau couronné). (922k)
Numida meleagris
Helmeted Guineafowl (Numida meleagris, german: Helmperlhuhn, french: Pintade de Numidie). (1127k)
Gallinula chloropus
Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus, german: Teichralle, french: Gallinule poule-d'eau). (774k)
Dendrocygna viduata
White-faced Whistling Ducks (Dendrocygna viduata, german: Witwenpfeifgans, french: Dendrocygne veuf). (802k)
Alopochen aegyptiaca
Egyptian Goose (Alopochen aegyptiaca, german: Nilgans, french: Ouette d'Égypte) in flight. (1.9M)
Plectropterus gambensis
Spur-winged Geese (Plectropterus gambensis, german: Sporngans, french: Oie-armée de Gambie). (736k)
Microcarbo africanus
Reed Cormorant (Microcarbo africanus, german: Riedscharbe, french: Cormoran africain). (537k)
Bostrychia hagedash
Hadada Ibis (Bostrychia hagedash, german: Hagedasch, french: Ibis hagedash). (745k)
Threskiornis aethiopicus
Sacred Ibises (Threskiornis aethiopicus, german: Heiliger Ibis, french: Ibis sacré). (1137k)
Threskiornis aethiopicus
Sacred Ibises (Threskiornis aethiopicus, german: Heiliger Ibis, french: Ibis sacré). (982k)
Bubulcus ibis
Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis, german: Kuhreiher, french: Héron garde-bœufs). (820k)
Ardea melanocephala
Black-headed Heron (Ardea melanocephala, german: Schwarzhalsreiher, french: Héron mélanocéphale), center, and Sacred Ibises (Threskiornis aethiopicus, german: Heiliger Ibis, french: Ibis sacré). (919k)
Threskiornis aethiopicus
Nesting tree of Sacred Ibises (Threskiornis aethiopicus, german: Heiliger Ibis, french: Ibis sacré). (1429k)
Circaetus cinereus
Brown Snake Eagle (Circaetus cinereus, german: Einfarb-Schlangenadler, french: Circaète brun). (728k)

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