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. Foto: Jan Artursson

Malachite Kingfisher. Photo: Jan Artursson

African Green Pigeon. Photo: Ton Bos