pond modified and restoration in Tmatboey

Result After Pond Modification in Tmatboey

The result we received by May 2020, after the pond modification project that we did in May 2019 in Tmatboey. Confirmed by Tmatboey community chief.

Florican Grassland - Bengal Florican - Photography trip

Bird Photography Trip for the Bengal Florican

Bengal Florican Video Clip During a Bird Photography Trip from SR

Here’s our video clip of the critically endangered Bengal Florican from our team’s photography trip to the Florican Grassland late of this April 2020. Cambodia Bird Guide Association arranges bird photography trip to all birding sites in Cambodia with our expert guides.


Birding Cambodia photo video to all birding sites in Cambodia

Birding Cambodia

Birding in Cambodia, Southeast Asia, with professional bird guides from the Cambodia Bird Guide Association (CBGA), based in Siem Reap, to help you find birds you would like to see. With various trips from half-day to 3-week itinerary in Cambodia.

Taking you to our 18 birding sites in Cambodia:

1. Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary – Boat trip across Tonle Sap to the breeding colony of large waterbird.

2. Angkor Wat – Temples and birds at the archaeological park UNESCO World Heritage Site

3. Kbal Spean – Temples and birds at Kulen National Park

4. Phnom Krom Marshland – Wetland near Siem Reap by the Edge of Tonle Sap lake – best place for a half-day birding in Siem Reap

5. Changkran Roy – Bird feeding station, also best for bird photographing

6. Ang Trapeang Thmor – Sarus Crane Reserve

7. Florican Grassland – Bengal Florican Conservation Area along the Tonle Sap floodplain in Siem Reap and Kompong Thom

8. Koh Ker – DDF forest for forest bird White-rumped Pygmy-falcon and the pyramid temple

9. Tmatboey – Dry dipterocarp forest for Giant and White-shouldered Ibis

10. Boeng Toal – Vulture Restaurant for the 3 critically endangered vultures – Red-headed, White-rumped, and Slender-billed Vultures.

11. Okoki – White-winged Duck pool in Chhep Wildlife Sanctuary

12. Kratie – Boat trip to see the River Dolphin and Mekong Wagtail

13. Koh Samseb (new)- Birding on the Islands along Mekong River in the Sambor Wildlife Sanctuary for a great number of good birds (Mekong Wagtail, White-shouldered ibis, Green Peafowl …..

14. Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary – Evergreen forest for mammals and birds in the Eastern Plain

15. Chaktomuk Marshland – Home for Cambodian Tailorbird

16. Pursat Grassland – the place to find the Chinese Grass-babbler, at the southern floodplain of Tonle Sap

17. Bokor National Park – birding in the southern part of Cambodia

18. Phnom Aural – Climb the Cambodian highest peak in Cardamom Mountain for the Cambodian Laughingthrush.

A Field Guide to the Birds of Cambodia in stock in Siem Reap

A Field Guide to the Birds of Cambodia Available in Stock in Siem Reap

The newly released field guide to the Birds of Cambodia by Cambodia Bird Guide Association, published by Lynx Edicions (a Lynx and BirdLife International Field Guides Collection), is now available in stock at CBGA in Siem Reap, Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Please come to our office to get one copy for yourself or as a gift for your birding friends who might like to do a birding holiday in the Kingdom of Cambodia sometime. And it is 50 USD for the waterproof flexible cover.


More details about this book at Lynx Edicions

Asian Golden Weaver by CBGA

Asian Golden Weaver in Siem Reap

Exciting discovery – Nest belonging to the Asian Golden Weaver found near Siem Reap. This indicates that the population of this near threatened species are nesting later in the year and in different locations.

the Birds of Cambodia, author Cambodia Bird Guide Association

“Birds of Cambodia” is coming Soon

Birds of Cambodia features 636 species 1300 illustrations 600 distribution maps, covering status, habitat behaviour, sex geographical variation, voice, and confusion species

Global big day - 4 May 2019, in Siem Reap to Phnom Krom with CBGA

Join us on Global Big Day 4 May 2019

Join CBGA team on the Global Big Day, 4th May 2019 to Phnom Krom Marshland. You are welcomed to freely participate in the Global Big Day with CBGA birders

Good deeds Day Cambodia

Event: Good Deeds Day

Join Us Now! On Sunday 31st March 2019, CBGA will organize a Good Deeds Day at Phnom Krom Marshland – an area for birds and wildlife nearby the edge of the Tonle Sap Lake. We will clean up the area for a better green, clear from rubbish


People & Culture Tour Preparation

This tour will allow tourists to experience Cambodian’s local livelihood and the culture of Khmer people, as well as having direct interaction with local

Environmental Education Program

Environmental Education Program

Environmental Education Program is to spread the awareness of importance of protecting environment promote the sustainable use of natural resources to the local students and villagers in the protected areas.

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