Birds of Namibia
Introduction: Green-capped eremomelas (Eremomela scotops) can be observed in both mixed and open woodland. Features of their behaviour include bathing, preening and bathing in groups of 2 to 10. This species roost together in row on the branch of a tree.Distribution: Mahango National Park, Rundu, eastern Namibian Zambezi and Chobe River systems.
Diet: Forages in the tree canopy for mainly small insects.Description: Scotops is a Greek phrase for 'a dark eye or face' referring to their dusky lores.
Breeding: Nests are built by groups on a co-operative basis. A small cup of plant down and miombo leaves is bound by spider web, to be eventually hidden amongst the leaves at the tip of a branch.
Size: 11cm. Weight: 9g.
6 Days - For those with tight time constraints this safari visits the two major destinations: Sossusvlei & Etosha. Windhoek - Windhoek
4 days - An expertly guided safari through Damaraland in search of desert adapted elephant & rhino. Excellent choice for anyone wanting to add a specialist activity to their time in Namibia
3 Days - Short excursion to Etosha. Windhoek - Windhoek
3 or 4 Days - wonderful guided hiking trip - a never to be forgotten experience.
3 Days - A well guided & informative walking trip in the Namib Desert.
3 Days - Visit the sand dunes at Sossusvlei. Runs from Windhoek - Windhoek