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Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby anne-marie » Fri Jul 19, 2013 9:40 pm

African Pipit/Pipit africain

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby anne-marie » Sat Jul 20, 2013 3:11 pm

Fawn-colored Lark /Alouette

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby anne-marie » Sat Jul 20, 2013 3:12 pm

Sociable Weaver/Républicain social
with a big problem :? :(

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby anne-marie » Sat Jul 20, 2013 3:13 pm

Cape Glossy Starling/Choucador à épaulettes rouges
fighting... until death, with an arbiter :shock:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby anne-marie » Sat Jul 20, 2013 3:15 pm

White-backed Mousebird/Coliou à dos blanc

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby WillieV » Sat Jul 20, 2013 5:05 pm

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August 2014 short trip to Kgalagadi.

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard and the "Love Birds"
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Jul 21, 2013 7:54 pm

Great images :clap: :clap:

Vulture take off near Mata Mata

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Goronta » Mon Jul 22, 2013 6:18 pm

Nice vulture Jan :thumbs_up:

Beautiful shot :clap: :clap:

I didn't know Purple roller was in Kgalagadi.It was my first sighting in KTP

Purple Roller july 2011


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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Goronta » Tue Jul 23, 2013 1:02 pm

Yes a nice little bird

In the Roller family

The Lilac-breasted Roller


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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Aug 03, 2013 9:09 pm

Great sightings and images Goronta :clap: :clap:

Lilac-breasted Roller

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Kori Bustard

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Caracal » Sat Aug 03, 2013 11:33 pm

Goronta wrote:Southern white-crowned shrike

On the nice road from Bitterpan to Mata Mata in july 2011



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I tend to think this is a Common Fiscal as opposed to a Southern White-crowned Shrike..... :)

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Caracal » Sat Aug 03, 2013 11:39 pm

Goronta wrote:Jan :clap: :clap: I really like your images and your style !

Thanks Bush Baptist,Anne-Marie and Hilda for your comments :thumbs_up:

As I'm not absolutely sure, Iwill ask some help for ID

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not sure if you got a answer to this Goronto but I should think it is Southern Masked-weaver. :)

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Caracal » Sat Aug 03, 2013 11:42 pm

Goronta wrote:WillieV, Yvo :thumbs_up: :clap:

Prinia (Tawny-flanked) , I suppose ?

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They look so cute !

To be continued



Black -chested Prinia.....:)

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Aug 08, 2013 3:28 pm

Great sighting and image Caracal :clap: :clap:

Secretary bird drinking rain water

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Aug 17, 2013 8:33 pm

Thanks Hilda :dance:

Cubitje Quap always deliver when it is time for the Sangrouse's show

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