|Taiwan Blue Magpie|
The route took us from Taipei to coastal Yilan, Hualien/Taroko Gorge, into the high mountains around Hehuan and Wushe, before ever-rewarding Dasyueshan, and a bonus day in Maolin Valley.
See next 2 posts for Dasyueshan and Maolin.
Lanyang (Yilan) Rivermouth produced Japanese Cormorant. Best access is from the southern side.
New Birds in northeastern Taiwan:
Japanese Cormorant Phalacrocorax capillatus
Chinese Goshawk Accipiter soloensis
Rough-legged Hawk Buteo lagopus
Manchurian Bush-Warbler Cettia canturians
Golden-headed Cisticola Cisticola exilis "Endemic subspecies (C. e. volitans)"