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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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Thank you Sky! :thumbs_up:

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Brilliant challenges, Sky, both Ducklings and Hatchlings. :thumbs_up: Thanks for the tip about the swallows.


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The 'mites did quite well thus far with sky 24 :thumbs_up: . Seems that the pic's made identification quite easy :hmz: .

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To keep the 'mites busy and out of trouble, here is Duck (Sky) 25 that will close on Thursday 4 April 2013. Enjoy :thumbs_up: .

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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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Who says we need to be kept out of trouble?! :hmz:
Thanks Barryels for the new challenge. Hope I like Sky 25 as much as the previous one :)


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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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Thanks Barry
I'll give it a try :wall: :wall:

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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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Thanx for setting up the challenges Barry! :gflower:

Well done Softy and Umlati!!!

I've just sent in my answers...... :tongue:

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Wow, that was fast SM. I'll give it a try over the long weekend.


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Who says we need to be kept out of trouble?! :hmz:
Thanks Barryels for the new challenge. Hope I like Sky 25 as much as the previous one :)


It is long week-end in SA umtali1 :thumbs_up: (4 days of wondering what to do :hmz: ).

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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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It is long week-end in SA umtali1 (4 days of wondering what to do ).


As if .... Maybe for other 'mites, but not for you my dear! I have a list, remember! :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings
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Hi Ducklings.
Here are the answers for Duck (Sky) 24.

#1 Ant Eating Chat: The white patch on the wing is the giveaway on this bird. Most of the ‘mites had this one correct.
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#2 Lanner Flacon: Plain under parts is one of the main identification markings.
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#3 Scaly-feathered Finch: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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#4 Spotted Eagle-Owl: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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#5 Bokmakierie: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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#6 African Red-eyed Bulbul: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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#7 Pigmy Falcon: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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#8 Capped Wheatear: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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#9 Tawny Eagle: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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#10 Rock Kestrel: All of the ‘mites had the species correct. The outstanding features of this bird is the under parts that is russet, streaked black.
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BB Crimson-breasted Shrike: No problems to ID this birdie by the ‘mites.
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Hope you did enjoy this challenge :thumbs_up:.

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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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Thanks Barryels for the answers to Sky 24. Long w/e here too but lots to do! However will find time to do the challenges. Got to put my feet up sometime :lol:


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Soft Top wrote:
Wow, that was fast SM. I'll give it a try over the long weekend.


No Softy, not fast for the last one, but just just in time for the previous one....but since you think I can, I do the new one now....

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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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The Lanner Falcon found me wanting :redface:
Check the details :big_eyes:

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 Post subject: Re: Birding school for ducklings.
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Bank holiday weekend so a bit more time to get the books out. I was quite confident as I had a good omen when the first page that fell open gave me bird number two staring straight up at me.

10/10 and the BB. Yippee. :dance: :dance: :dance:

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