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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby JenB » Sat Aug 22, 2009 8:37 am

That looks like a Grey Go-away-bird. :wink:
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby Lionspoon » Sat Aug 22, 2009 8:41 am

Thanks, JenB. :thumbs_up: I really need to work on my birdings skills in October. :redface:
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby JenB » Sat Aug 22, 2009 8:43 am

Stick around LS, there's lots of birding education right here on forum! :D
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby Lionspoon » Sat Aug 22, 2009 9:02 am

I know, I've started on the bird index some time ago. But I need the life encounter to be able to memorize it. :whistle:
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby JaneBecker » Sat Aug 22, 2009 1:38 pm

I wear glasses and so have four eyes but some of you guys and gals are awesome with your identifications from the cams. Eight or ten eyes?

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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby flying cheetah » Tue Aug 25, 2009 11:18 pm

With only two eyes it´s a really tough job :wall:
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby Tilandi » Thu Sep 10, 2009 1:44 pm

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Is it a Bateleur? :hmz: :D
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby wingman » Thu Sep 10, 2009 3:45 pm

Hi Tilandi
it is not very clear but by the colours giss etc I would agree
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby flying cheetah » Thu Sep 10, 2009 3:58 pm

I would also go for the bateleur because of the colour of the wings :wink:
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby Tilandi » Fri Sep 11, 2009 1:54 pm

Thanks guys/gals :D
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby zebedy » Wed Sep 23, 2009 12:18 pm

Hi,

Any ideas for the bird currently showing on the Nossob cam highlight (haven't learned how to put a picture in a thread yet - sorry).
My first reaction was the secretary bird that you often see at the Nossob cam, but it doesn't look tall enough and it's legs look feathered.
So, i wondered if the experts could help

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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby Tom124 » Wed Sep 23, 2009 6:18 pm

For anyone interested, there was an Egyptian Goose at Orpen Cam at 18:14
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby wingman » Wed Sep 23, 2009 8:52 pm

Had a look at the highlights and can only see the secretary bird had been recorded your id :thumbs_up:

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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby JoyceW » Sun Sep 27, 2009 5:50 pm

Saw this one a few minutes ago:
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Re: Help ID birds on the Webcams

Unread postby pantera leo » Mon Sep 28, 2009 7:30 am

The one to the right looks to me like a Martial Eagle but not sure about the other two!


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