Birding at Okoki for White-winged Duck

Okoki (OKK)

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Okoki (OKK)

Okoki is located remotely in Preah Vihear Province near the Laos border in Chhep Wildlife Sanctuary, where pools of mixed evergreen forest following a watercourse provide habitat for globally endangered bird – White-winged Duck.

The local villagers are one of the main stakeholders in the bird-conservation, assisting as service team for setting up the camp, cooking and local guiding.

White-winged Duck at Okoki

Species: 

White-winged Duck, Bar-bellied Pitta, Banded Broadbill, Banded Kingfisher, Green Peafowl, Siamese Fireback, White-rumped Pygmy-falcon, Oriental Bay Owl and Blyth’s Frogmouth.

Okoki Bird Checklist

 

Okoki Tent

Accommodation:

Since Okoki is a remote area, the only accommodation available is camping on safari style tents among the tall trees, set up by the local community of Dangphlet.

 

Distance:

5 hours from Siem Reap, 3 hours from Tmatboey, 1 ½ hour from Vulture Restaurant, and 3 ⅕ hours from Kratie. The access in the wet season is almost impossible when some part to Okoki are cut off due to the rain and flood.

waiting inside the hide for the white-winged duck at Okoki

Tour:

A trip to Okoki is recommended in the dry season from December to March and usually done as 2-nights (one night if in a hurry) add-on in an itinerary that combines with other sites of the northern plains like Tmatboey.

14 days birding in Cambodia

 

 

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Date

2020-01-16

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