Migrant Wildebeests in East Africa

The wildebeest migration was named the ‘eighth Wonder of the World’. This is the largest assembly of animals in the planet Earth. The principle players are the wildebeest, whose numbers appear to have settled at just under 1.7 million, with supporting roles from some 400,000 Thomson’s gazelle, 300,000 zebra and 13,000 elands. The migration is […]

Migratory Birds and Migration

Birds’ migration is the regular seasonal movement of birds along an identified flyway, between breeding and wintering grounds. Birds’ migration has been recorded as much as over 3,000 years ago. Here are some migratory birds around the world. Bar-tailed godwit The bar-tailed godwit breeds on Arctic coasts and tundra mainly in Africa, Asia and Europe. They also breed in Australia […]