- February 14
Kristyna was located 40 km south of her usual winter habitat site (She had travelled in a similar way in 1996 before flying to Comoé National Park in Cote d'Ivoire. Also, she had made such trip in 1997 before returning home). Jakub had been missing already for three months, probably his satellite transmitter had failed. Martin was still residing in Niger river delta close to Mopti town (Mali).
- February 18
Kristyna was residing in western Mali, about 90 km north-east of her winter habitat.