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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby wildtuinman » Thu Feb 28, 2013 1:10 pm

You can also always just go to Mokala.

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Crested Val » Sun Mar 03, 2013 8:19 am

Little Grebe
Common Moorhen
Spur-Winged Goose
Reed Cormorant

Total 244 Target 250
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Anna-MarieSA » Thu Mar 07, 2013 10:15 am

Bush Baptist wrote:Pygmy Falcon?

My wife's favourite raptor.

You will have to visit Kgalagadi, and drive slowly from 2R to MM. That is where we see them.



Thank Bush Baptist will follow your advice :thumbs_up: in April :lol:
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Kenpick » Thu Mar 07, 2013 11:51 am

Hi All, I presently have 446 species on my list and would like to make 460 by year end.
Will be in KTP in October.

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Thu Mar 07, 2013 1:57 pm

Anna-MarieSA wrote:
Bush Baptist wrote:Pygmy Falcon?

My wife's favourite raptor.

You will have to visit Kgalagadi, and drive slowly from 2R to MM. That is where we see them.



Thank Bush Baptist will follow your advice :thumbs_up: in April :lol:


I am following my own advice in 11 days time :dance:

Hope to add to my list then. We bought a 'tablet' yesterday and if anyone hears bird calls in the park, it could be me. :shock:
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Lizet Grobbelaar » Thu Mar 07, 2013 4:26 pm

855 after flock at sea trip

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Roan » Thu Mar 07, 2013 7:59 pm

481 After a quick business trip to Cape Town
Crowned Cormorant
Bank Cormorant
Cape Francolin
2013. . . . . Okavango?

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby TrevorC » Fri Mar 08, 2013 11:53 am

Picked up 2 more at Nylsley last weekend so now up to 505 :D

Sand Martin
Yellow-bellied Greenbul
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Johann » Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:04 pm

Moved up to 631 with a trip to Kruger recently.
Added:
Black Coucal Centropus grillii Swartvleiloerie
Flappet Lark Mirafra rufocinnamomea Laeveldklappertjie
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby huntsman » Thu Mar 14, 2013 5:13 pm

Two at Nylsvley takes me to 463.

Willow Warbler
Ovambo Sparrowhawk

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Ladybirder » Thu Mar 14, 2013 11:06 pm

Please up my total of 638 to 650 :D :D Had some luck on flock at sea and Walvisbay

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Sat Mar 16, 2013 9:00 pm

Only 1 extra birdie after a quick weekend in Berg-en-Dal:

862 - Long-tailed Paradise Whydah (Gewone Paradysvink)

New total 349. Off to Madikwe next weekend. First time there ever. Hope to get a few new ticks there... :pray:
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20-23 June 2015 - Satara
24-25 June 2015 - Olifants
26-28 June 2015 - Letaba


13 Dec 2015 - Nossob
14-15 Dec 2015 - Grootkolk
16 Dec 2015 - Nossob
17-18 Dec 2015 - Mata Mata
19 Dec 2015 - Twee Rivieren

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby ivan » Sun Mar 17, 2013 10:17 am

594 after a 3 week namibia tour

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Lizet Grobbelaar » Sun Mar 17, 2013 4:24 pm

856 - Northern Giant Petrel after a Cape Pelagic on the Zest this past weekend
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby H. erectus » Sun Mar 17, 2013 5:35 pm

This target of 200 just seems impossible to reach!!
Knock me up 2 more,...

195 Greater Kestrel
196 Purple Indigobird


I need to do a trip to the coast for a re-boot!!
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