Our Buru Extension explores a beautifully forested island hosting around 20 avian endemics that include a few of the most little-known pecies on our planet such as Black-lored Parrot, Blue-fronted Lorikeet and Madanga. Other high priority species include Buru Green Pigeon, Buru Racket-tail, South Moluccan Pitta, Hantu (Buru) Boobook, Moluccan Masked Owl, Black-tipped and White-naped Monarch, Buru Cuckooshrike, Buru White-eye, Buru Honeyeater, Flame-breasted Flowerpecker and Tawny-backed Fantail among many others.
Endemics: Buru Green Pigeon, Buru Mountain Pigeon, Buru Racket-tail, Black-lored Parrot, Buru Dwarf Kingfisher, Buru Cuckooshrike, Buru Golden Bulbul, Black-eared Oriole, Buru Thrush, Black-faced Friarbird, Buru Honeyeater, Black-tipped Monarch, Streak-breasted Jungle Flycatcher, Flame-breasted Flowerpecker, Buru White-eye, Tawny-backed Fantail, Madanga
Additional targets: Dusky (Forsten’s) Megapode (Scrubfowl), Hantu (Buru) Boobook, Red Lory, Black-lored Parrot, Moluccan Masked Owl, Moluccan Cuckoo, Moluccan Scops Owl, South Moluccan Pitta, Chestnut-backed (Buru) Bush Warbler, Island (Buru) Leaf Warbler, Cinnamon-chested Flycatcher, Spectacled Monarch, Moluccan (Slaty) Flycatcher, Drab Whistler, Black-faced Munia.
tropical lowland evergreen & semi-evergreen rainforest, montane forest, woodland, savanna, scrub, coastline
hot and humid with tropical showers in the lowlands, cooler in the mountains with showers and fog possible
moderate with one uphill walk that is optional (for Madanga)