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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
Unread postPosted: Thu May 03, 2012 8:47 pm 
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Here we go then.

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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I'm sure you all recognise the tree.

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Great images and bring back memories...

African Spoonbill posing and getting material for his nest.

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Great thread one of our favorite haunts


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Ele sequence playing with hippos

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Lovely ellie pics Roger .... amazing what one can see at one little old dam hey :D

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Wonderful photos all! Spent many, many hours sitting in our car enjoying all the activity at Sunset Dam.


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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Such a lovely dam to sit and relax at, always something to see.
Beautiful photos posted by many of you.


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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Superb sighting and moments capture

The local Baboons always visit the dam

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Gorgeous photos everyone :thumbs_up:

We had a face-off between a heron and yellow-billed stork on the famous tree at Sunset Dam

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Yonks ago, in 2004, with my first 'big' camera I took this, a fav pic of mine, at Sunset Dam:
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Sunset dam storks by dinkybird, on Flickr

And then in Nov, 2011, with a better and bigger camera, I took these:
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Fish eagle by dinkybird, on Flickr

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Saddle-billed stork by dinkybird, on Flickr

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Wow Dalene, stunning photos.


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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Ok, so here's my :cam: contribution from the Sunset dam, taken on Thursday morning.

A Yellow-Billed Stork comming in for a landing, doing some fishing and the having some breakfast:

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 Post subject: Re: Sunset Dam
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Wow all...............stunning photos!!!

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