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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Apr 18, 2013 8:28 pm

Best of luck with your studies :thumbs_up: ....Sitting quietly and will eagerly await your return with more exciting stories and photos. :mrgreen: :tongue:
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 9:56 am

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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Crested Val » Fri May 17, 2013 9:59 am

Remembering a wonderful sunset just like that, on our drive with you on New year's Eve!! :thumbs_up:
Hope all going well for you. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 9:59 am

:popcorn:
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Southern Yellow Billed Hornbills behind Masorini on the Masorini Loop January 2013
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Wild Dogs one morning on the way to the walking area
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 10:00 am

Crested Val,

10 to 1 that one!!!! These are the pics from December 2012 till now...
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby WELSH_ASH » Fri May 17, 2013 10:12 am

Welcome back Lourens! :thumbs_up:

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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 10:13 am

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Shikumbu
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Lionness on Mopanie Road one morning to the walking area
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Buffaloes lying in a mud pool at Sable Dam, days before the January 2013 floods
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A few of these emerging big tuskers around Phalaborwa at the moment
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On a 6 hour morning safari one morning, found this Leopard at Masorini stalking Impalas
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Crested Val » Fri May 17, 2013 11:03 am

Thanks for those lovely photos............glad to have you back!!! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 11:30 am

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Brown Snake Eagle
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Sable Dam, this day there were like 100 Elephants!!!
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Sable Dam
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Spring Hare on a Night Drive
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Beautiful Sunset on the Mankavi Loop
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Redbilled Hornbill eating Termites
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White Backed Vultures resting in the cloudy weather
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Maaaaannnnnyyyy of these large fungus growing termites with their mounts around Phalaborwa
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Carmine Bee-eater
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Helmeted Guineafowl
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Redbilled Oxpecker on a Giraffe
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On a Full Day to Satara and back, huge storm that started building up.
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These 2 Big Tuskers on Letaba Road on way back from Satara.
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 11:37 am

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Impala after getting wet with all the rain, a few days before the Floods
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Elsa » Fri May 17, 2013 3:47 pm

Stunning pics Lourens!
Thanks for sharing! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby anne-marie » Fri May 17, 2013 4:08 pm

welcome back and thank you for the pictures :dance:
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 9:35 pm

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This Slender Mongoose and his friend tried to kill this young Monitor Lizzard.
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Beautiful sunset from Nandzana waterhole
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Second outbrake of Mopane worms this year March 2013
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One morning on a Walk, when the Eastern Olive Toad accompanied us in the backpack, and quack, quack the whole time, and then when we stopped and looked back this is what it looked like.
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Beautiful Sunrise with the Zebras and Impalas feeding.
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This Praying Manthis on a afternoon walk from Ngwenyeni waterhole.
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Different Sunset pics from Night Drives
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A small African Rock Python which I almost stepped on, on a morning walk from Shivhulani waterhole.
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Verraux's Eagle Owl on the Mopanie road, with the moon in the background.
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One morning on a 6 hours game drive
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AAAhhh poor him, can see he was in life for a long time, and is tired...
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New blood, new life, new energy...
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 9:38 pm

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Nile Crocodile at Letaba River, close to Shimuwini.
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Letaba River close to Shimuwini.
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Re: Phalaborwa Gate Sightings

Unread postby Lourens » Fri May 17, 2013 9:42 pm

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Lilac Breasted Roller on gravel road towards Letaba
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