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 Post subject: Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi
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Ah ..lovely Lion Queen... :clap:


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and a Barbet... never saw... in Kgalagadi

arks, yes interesting... I saw many Black-faced Waxbills at the 13th
and quite a lot Violet at Grootkolk

Caracal, I saw some pictures of Table Mountain with snow (remember me some souvenirs :lol: )
and the flood :?

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Grootkolk 24.1.2012

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Nice Waxbill Anne-Marie. :) Yes you will not believe how cold it is here in CT. It is really freeeeeeeeeeeeeeezing...... :big_eyes:


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Indeed beautiful waxbill :clap: :clap:

After barbet, another guest joined for a drink

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Not only are the Sociables sociable they are quite generous as well..it seems they are happy to share their watering hole....:)
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at Grootkolk everybody shares :wink: :clap:

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Stunning pictures everybody! Thank you so much for sharing! :clap: :clap:

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Has anybody else seen these in the park.....and would anybody else like to give them names..no harm in having a bit of fun here....:)

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and this one ???

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and this one ?

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I have only ever seen these birds once in the park...


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I saw twice a Cuckoo in the park :dance:

this one, I think is a Jacobin
the second a LBR... juv or :hmz:
and I saw a lot of the third .... well almost a lot :lol: , must be a Red-footed Falcon ?


wow nice, so nice :dance:
thanks for the pictures, nice pictures :clap:

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Well done Anne -Marie...you get 2 out of 3..:)
I also thought the second may have been a juv LBR...it is in actual fact a European Roller....a summer visitor to the park....like you :) :) :)


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Europeen Roller :hmz: not too much blue :dance:

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"Shall I go and drink with the sociables ?"


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Awesome birdie pictures Caracal and Goronta! :clap: :clap:

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