Species: Common Nightingale (Luscinia megarhynchos)
Number: >100
Remarks: Many dead and many sheltering in tree base cavities and on branches on an area of grassland burnt 6 days previously. This was the 16th fire of the season meaning the birds were located in the middle of a near contiguous burnt area extending > 4500km2. Maximum daily temperature rising consistently each day for previous 7 days from 37.3o C on 17th March to 46.1o C on 23rd March.
Date: 2019-03-23
Source: Krazidi Abeye -Projet oryx - ZSL/SCF
Location: OROA - 23 March 2019 Opportunistic record (Chad)
Entered by: Tim Wacher
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