PENYEM AND MARAKISSIA WOODS
Marakissia is about one hour drive from the westcoast, through the village Penyem which has a community forest near the border of Cassamance region.
Bird highlights: White Breasted Cuckooshrike, African Golden Oriole, African Green Pigeon, African Scops Owl, Malachite Kingfisher, Painted Snipe and many more.
Malachite Kingfisher. Photo: Jan Artursson
African Green Pigeon. Photo: Ton Bos