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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Sep 10, 2012 8:39 pm

Stunning action images Leachy :clap: :clap: :clap:

Heron landing on the old tree

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby leachy » Tue Sep 11, 2012 7:03 am

:) :) :) :)

some of the other locals flying around....

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Sep 11, 2012 7:23 pm

Stunning sightings.... :clap: :clap: :clap:
View at 9:20

Rush hour at the dam!!!

Zebra....Impala....Waterhogs....Hippos and lots of birds

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby leachy » Wed Sep 12, 2012 4:53 pm

:) :) :) :)

more of the locals.
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby leachy » Wed Sep 12, 2012 7:05 pm

:) :) :) :)

some territorial disputes on the sunset tree....
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby leachy » Thu Sep 13, 2012 8:00 pm

:) :) :) :)

some shots of egret actually catching a fish....

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby leachy » Sun Sep 16, 2012 3:10 pm

:) :) :) :)

some hectic activity in and around the nests in the "sunset tree" by some cuckoo birds

and the red billed buffalo weavers

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Sep 20, 2012 7:35 pm

Great images Leachy

Few Hammerkop shots

Look out croc..


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This is my landing space place

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Oct 10, 2012 8:10 pm

a few images to awake Sunset dam.........

Giant Kingfisher with catch

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Oct 23, 2012 8:34 pm

Heron big catch on the Hippo back

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Nov 05, 2012 7:11 pm

It is time to get Sunset dam active again before the holidays.... :think:

Rush hour

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Stork posing

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Hippos playing

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby naomi c » Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:29 pm

Jan - :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

We passed Sunset Dam on 29 October on our way to Skukuza. Was hoping for some nice pics to share on this thread but unfortunately there was very little activity and to top it all it was totally overcast.

The dam was really full

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby naomi c » Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:32 pm

This little guy was willing to be photographed

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby naomi c » Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:33 pm

But not for long - turned its back on me and took off!

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And that concludes my meagre contribution!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Nov 26, 2012 7:51 pm

Great sightings Naomi :clap: :clap:

3 Different fly buys......

Heron

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African Spoonbill

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Hamerkop

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