Ghana


Papers, Short Notes, Research Grant Reports and Reviews about birds of Ghana that have appeared in Malimbus and the Bulletin of the Nigerian Ornithologists' Society (Bull NOS)
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Des articles, notes courtes, rapports des bourses de recherche et critiques concernant les oiseaux du Ghana parus dans Malimbus et le Bulletin of the Nigerian Ornithologists' Society (Bull NOS)
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2014 The Ortolan Bunting Emberiza hortulana wintering in West Africa, and its status as a passage migrant in Mauritania by M. Thoma & M.H.M. Menz Malimbus 36: 13–31
2013 Rediscovery of Western Wattled Cuckoo-shrike Lobotos lobatus in Ghana and some other significant observations by J. Pender Malimbus 35: 148–152
2013 Errata: Occurrence and breeding of swifts Apododae and swallows Hirundinidae near Wa in northern Ghana, March-May 2010 (Malimbus 34: 111–119) Malimbus 35: 153
2012 Relative abundance, agonistic behaviour, and resource partitioning among three scavenging bird species in Ghana by N.N.D. Annorbah & L.H. Holbech Malimbus 34: 1–8
2012 Occurrence and breeding of swifts Apodidae and swallows Hirundinidae near Wa in northern Ghana, March–May 2010 by R.J. Douthwaite & W. Zakaria   Malimbus 34: 111–119
2010 Macro-geographic dialects and changes with time in the song of the Splendid Sunbird Cinnyris coccinigastrus by L.G. Grimes Malimbus 32: 69–88
2010 The avifauna of Bui National Park in western Ghana by F. Dowsett-Lemaire & R.J. Dowsett  Malimbus 32: 22–32
2010 Errata: New White-necked Picathartes Picathartes gymnocephalus nesting areas in Ghana. Malimbus 32: 59
2009 Predation of a Bronze Mannikin Spermestes cucullatus nest by a Pied Crow Corvus albus by M. Connor Malimbus 31: 116
2009 Birds recorded from surveys in Ghana’s Central and Brong-Ahafo regions by J.D. Weckstein, B.D. Marks, R.G. Moyle, K.P. Johnson, M.J. Meyer, J. Braimah, J. Oppong & J. Amponsah Malimbus 31: 28–46
2008 The avifauna of Mole National Park, Ghana by F. Dowsett-Lemaire & R.J. Dowsett Malimbus 30: 93–133
2008 New White-necked Picathartes Picathartes gymnocephalus nesting areas in Ghana by E.H. Owusu & A. Asamoah Malimbus 30: 175–177
2007 Dialects in the song of the Splendid Sunbird Cinnyris coccinigastra at the University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana, February-April 2004 by L. Grimes Malimbus 29: 1–15
2006 Changes in the number of cooperative breeding groups of Yellow-billed Shrike Corvinella corvina at the University of Ghana, Legon, over 34 years by L.G. Grimes Malimbus 28: 35–44
2006 Avifaunal and environmental changes on the campus of the University of Ghana, Legon, between the 1960s and 2004 by Llewellyn Grimes Malimbus 28: 57–68
2005 A supplementary gazetteer for the birds of Ghana by R.J. Dowsett Malimbus 27: 116–119
2002 The status of Black Stork Ciconia nigra in West Africa by J.F. Walsh Malimbus 24: 4142
2001 A commentary on a list of birds collected on the 1841 naval expedition to the Niger River by A.M. Moore Malimbus 23: 93–109
1999 Cream-coloured Courser Cursorius cursor, new for Ghana by A.J.G. van Gastel & E.R. van Gastel Malimbus 21: 54–55
1997 Review: Waterbird Ecology and the Management of Coastal Wetlands in Ghana. By T. Piersma & Y. Ntiamoa-Baidu, 1995 by A. Tye Malimbus 19: 109
1996 New information on birds in Ghana, April 1991 to October 1993 by T. Helsens Malimbus 18: 1–9
1996 Review: Forest Protection in Ghana. By W.D. Hawthorne & M. Abu-Juam, 1995 by A. Tye Malimbus 18: 155-156
1992 Review: Rainforest Birds in South-west Ghana. By G. Dutson & J. Branscombe, 1990 by H. Tye Malimbus 14: 29
1990 Review: The Birds of Ghana. By L.G. Grimes, 1987 by J.H. Elgood Malimbus 11: 150–151
1987 Inland records of Western Reef Heron Egretta gularis by J.F. Walsh Malimbus 9: 58
1987 Newly discovered colonies of the Northern Carmine Bee-eater Merops nubicus in Ghana and Togo by J.F. Walsh, S.A. Sowah & Y. Yamagata Malimbus 9: 129–130
1982 Spanish Black Kites in West Africa by C.H. Fry Malimbus 4: 49
1981 On the diets of warblers, weavers and other Ghanaian birds by M. Wink Malimbus 3: 114–115
1979 Breeding data for birds in Ghana by M.A. Macdonald Malimbus 1: 36–42
1979 Hypochera lorenzi in Ghana by M. Wink Malimbus 1: 68
1979 Migration of savanna birds revealed by local records by R. Taylor & M.A. Macdonald Malimbus 1: 70
1978 The Status of some Northern Guinea Savanna Birds in Mole National Park, Ghana by I. R. Taylor and M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 14:4–8
1978
Observations on the Striped Kingfisher Halcyon chelicuti by P. W. Greig-Smith
Bull NOS 14:14-23
1978 Seasonal Changes in Numbers of Waders at Cape Coast, Ghana by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 14:28-35
1978 The Birds of Bia National Park, Ghana by I. R. Taylor and M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 14:36-41
1978 Lesser Golden Plover in Ghana by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 14:47
1978 Weight, Prenuptial Moult and Feeding of Bishop Birds in Northern Guinea Savanna in Ghana by Nicholas C. Davidson Bull NOS 14:54-65
1978 Records of Palaearctic Migrants in Ghana by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 14:66-70
1978 Weight Changes of some Savanna Finches in Ghana by N. C. Davidson, P. W. Greig-Smith and P. Fisher Bull NOS 14:73-79
1978 Further Evidence for Migration of Birds of Northern Guinea Savanna by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 14:80-81
1978 Weights of Ghanaian Birds and Distribution Data for two Species by L. G. Grimes Bull NOS 14:84-85
1978 Additions to Local Avifaunas: Mole Game Reserve by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 14:88
1978 Additions to Local Avifaunas: Bia National Park by N. C. Davidson Bull NOS 14:88
1978 Letter: Migration of Savanna Birds Revealed by Local Records by P. W. Greig-Smith Bull NOS 14:89-92
1977 Bird Migration at Mole National Park, Ghana by P. W. Greig-Smith  Bull NOS 13:3–14
1977 Breeding Dates of Birds in Mole National Park, Ghana by P. W. Greig-Smith Bull NOS 13:89–93
1977 Weight Changes of some Guinea Savanna Birds in Ghana by P. W. Greig-Smith and N.C. Davidson Bull NOS 13:94–97
1977 Notes on Ciconiiformes at Cape Coast, Ghana by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 13:139–144
1977 Probable Double-brooding by Black Kites in Ghana by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 13:147
1977 Short-billed Dowitcher in Ghana by M. A. Macdonald Bull NOS 13:148
1977 Letter: Mixed-Species Flocks in Forest by M. A. Macdonald and I. R. Taylor Bull NOS 13:151
1977 Letter: Mixed-Species Flocks in Forest by P. W. Greig-Smith Bull NOS 13:152
1976 Observations on the Social Behaviour of Helmet-Shrikes by P. W. Greig-Smith Bull NOS 12:25–30
1976 First Occurrences of the Cape Wigeon Anas capensis in Ghana by M. A. Macdonald and I. R. Taylor Bull NOS 12:44
1974 Weather Conditions in temperate latitudes and the occurrence of Alpine and Mottled Swifts at Accra by L. Grimes Bull NOS 10:38-39
1974 The Syllabic Notation of the Red-eyed Turtle Doves Streptopelia semitorquarta occurring on the Accra Plains, Ghana by L. Grimes Bull NOS 10:40-43
1974 Tern Numbers at Accra during Autumn by L.G. Grimes Bull NOS 10:50
1974 Initial Departure Directions of Waders by L.G. Grimes & G. Vanderstichelen Bull NOS 10:62-63
1972 The Successive Use of the same nest by the Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis and its subsequent use by the Kurrichaine Thrush Turdus libonyanus by L.G. Grimes Bull NOS 9: 57
1971 Letter: Mole Game Reserve List by W.G. Harvey & I.D. Harrison  Bull NOS 8: 11-12
1971 Some interesting observations from Ghana by R.A. Honeywell Bull NOS 8: 30-32
1971 The distribution of the Red-eyed Turtle Dove Streptopelia semitorquata by L. Grimes Bull NOS 8: 61
1971 International Wildfowl Census 1970/71 by R.E. Sharland Bull NOS 8: 62
1970 The birds of the Molé Game Reserve Part 1 Non-passerines by W.G. Harvey & I.D. Harrison Bull NOS 7: 43-52
1970 Bird records from Ghana in 1967 and 1968/69 Part 1 Southern Ghana by R.W.W. Sutton Bull NOS 7: 53-56
1970 Yellow-legged Owlet from western Ghana by S.M. Jeffrey Bull NOS 7: 61-62
1970 The birds of the Molé Game Reserve Part 2 Passerines by W.G. Harvey & I.D. Harrison Bull NOS 7: 63-75
1970 Bird records from Ghana in 1967 and 1968/69 Part 2 Northern Ghana by R.W.W. Sutton Bull NOS 7: 76-93
1969 Ethiopian birds ringed in Nigeria and Ghana by R.E. Sharland Bull NOS 6: 50-52
1969 Moon watching - a means of migration study by L. Grimes Bull NOS 6: 56-57
1968 Notes on some Palaearctic migrants in Ghana by I.D. Moorhouse Bull NOS 5: 13-15
1968 Correspondence: Waders in Ghana by L. Grimes Bull NOS 5: 70
1965 Bird observations on a Liverpool-Lagos voyage by J. Hopson, A.J. Hopson, G. Johnson & J.A. Button Bull NOS 2: 49-51
1965 Notes on birds seen in Ghana in 1964 (to be concluded) by R.W.W. Sutton  Bull NOS 2: 55-62
1965 Notes on birds seen in Ghana in 1964 (continued from p. 62) by R.W.W. Sutton  Bull NOS 2: 102-107
1964 Notes on some West African bee-eaters by M.T. Horwood  Bull NOS 1: (1) 2-5
1964 Bird ringing in Nigeria and Ghana, 1963. Sixth annual report by R.E. Sharland  Bull NOS 1: (1) 11-13
     

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