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Grebe, Black-necked

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Ex-Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby arks » Thu Dec 02, 2010 4:17 am

This one isn't as much of a puzzler, as I am fairly confident that it's a blacknecked grebe?

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Lizet Grobbelaar » Thu Dec 02, 2010 10:00 am

:thumbs_up:

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby arks » Thu Dec 02, 2010 2:56 pm

Thanks, Lizet! A new tick for me :dance:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Batmad » Wed Dec 08, 2010 6:11 pm

Nice on arks ;)
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Grebe, Black-necked

Unread postby wildtuinman » Mon May 07, 2012 11:14 am

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Re: Grebe, Black-necked

Unread postby naomi c » Tue May 08, 2012 2:06 pm

:mrgreen: - can I go with next time?

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Re: Grebe, Black-necked

Unread postby DotDan » Mon Feb 24, 2014 10:50 am

It isn't everyday that a lifer pops up so close to home. Had about 4 separate sightings at Bullfrog Pan in Benoni

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