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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
Unread postPosted: Sat Jul 05, 2014 2:33 pm 
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Thanks Johan, much appreciated. :thumbs_up:

A couple more.

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this was at Addo.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
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The second one is a juvenile pale chanting goshawk MM.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
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Hello all
So I was driving up the S40 towards Timbavati picnic spot last week and I was regretting it because the road was badly corrugated and nexct thing, right next to the road this bird sitting on a stick. I cant find it in my Sasol app. and I dont know how to do any more research so I wonder if anyone can give me the name of the bird please. Sorry about the quality of the pics.

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I'm wondering if it isnt a juvenile whatever it is because it didnt fly away at all. Could it be some kind of snake eagle because of the woolly legs?

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
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Snake eagles have 'bare' legs moobox. Looks very much like a tawny to me. The others that foncuse should not be 'here' yet.

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Thanks BB, I got that mixed up hey.


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Thanks BB and Batmad :thumbs_up:

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