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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Sep 27, 2014 1:44 pm

Thank you Rob and Hilda.... :thumbs_up:

Sociable Weaver....

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Sat Sep 27, 2014 3:27 pm

They are so cute Jan! But they have a very strong bill and strong feet and legs for such a small bird! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Robbert » Sat Sep 27, 2014 5:10 pm

Hi Jan,

Thank you for posting a picture of this, most of the time overlooked bird! The nest of the bird (or should I say birds....) attract a lot of attention but a single social weaver is most of the time neglected.

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Sep 28, 2014 11:31 am

Thank you Rob and Hilda for the comments :thumbs_up:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:27 am

:clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Mon Sep 29, 2014 8:28 am

Hitching a ride.........and this was not inside a camp!!!

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Oct 04, 2014 9:51 pm

Thank you for the comments...

Great moment captured LQ :clap: :clap:

Scrub-Robin against a perfect BG...

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Tue Oct 07, 2014 2:38 pm

Jan what a lovely little bundle of fluff!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Goronta » Tue Oct 07, 2014 5:04 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap: Jan
Beautiful picture and you're right a perfect BG :thumbs_up:
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Puff Addy » Wed Oct 08, 2014 1:24 pm

Great photo, Jan! :thumbs_up:

Looks like a Marico Flycatcher, though, and not a scrub-robin?

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Oct 08, 2014 7:27 pm

Thank you for the comments and the correct ID Puff Addy :thumbs_up:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Thu Oct 09, 2014 1:55 am

Beautiful Sandgrouse Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:00 am

Love the pose!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Oct 11, 2014 4:20 pm

Thank you LQ and Hilda for the comments :thumbs_up:

Robin......

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Goronta » Sat Oct 11, 2014 4:25 pm

Beautiful Jan :clap: :clap: :clap:
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2014:
Golden Gate july 25th-27th,
Cambedoo july 30th-31th,
MZNP august 1st-4th,
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Tsitsikamma Storms River Mouth august 9th-11th ,Ebb and Flow : 12th-15th
Bontebok:16-17th
Agulhas:18th

2015 : KTP booked


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