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 Post subject: Bittern, Dwarf
Unread postPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2007 5:50 pm 
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Amazing ability to stretch its neck – as the Dwarf Bittern demonstrates in this set of pix.

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I promise - it is NOT trick photography!

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 Post subject: Re: Bittern, Dwarf
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Seen on the famous, for Gauteng birders anyway, Zaagkuilsdrift / Kgomo-Kgomo road in January this year.

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 Post subject: Re: Bittern, Dwarf
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Spotted this bird on the Kanniedood loop on new year's day
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A first time ever for me!

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Olifants 23 Sept - Astronomy game drive booked
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 Post subject: Re: Bittern, Dwarf
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Next to the H7 in December 2010.

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 Post subject: Re: Bittern, Dwarf
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Seen at Leeupan in December. Hiding in a tree next to the pan.

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 Post subject: Re: Bittern, Dwarf
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 Post subject: Re: Bittern, Dwarf
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 Post subject: Re: Bittern, Dwarf
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Shongololo Loop, December 2009.

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