globally threatened species and Lake Victoria Basin biome species. This Important Bird Area (IBA) is one of the best marshy areas along the northern shores of Lake Victoria for bird watching: it is the closest place to Kampala. The climate is similar to other areas of northern shorelines of the lake (1200 – 1500mm of rain with average minimum temperature of 17?C and average maximum temperature of 26?C). Birding in Mabamba wetland, Uganda.
Mabamba Bay Wetland
Mabamba is an extensive marsh stretching through a long narrow bay, fringed with papyrus towards the western main body of Lake Victoria in Mpigi District. It has the status of unprotected area with bird categories,