Ann’s nyumbani

Ann’s nyumbani

Ann’s nyumbani…Kimuri, Kinangop Plateau, Kenya, April 2013 Ann is one of my field assistants and luckily many stonechats of Kinangop call the fields of her family their home. I am always warmly welcome to stay with them. everyone has to work hard in the fields at the moment. all day long… ploughing and planting all […]

Delicious maggots

Delicious maggots

delicious maggots… Mataara, Aberdare Mountains, Kenya April 2013 … or rather scary maggots? female stonechats are just curious about these ‘supposed to be’ prey in my traps. no wonder – they have about the same size!!! we have ploughed every corner at every farm here in Kinangop… nothing. only these giants from Mataara. my precious […]