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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
Unread postPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:27 am 
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HI Great Dane

My best guess would be Pale Chanting Goshawk
But then I have been known to be wrong :doh: :doh:



I would say that is a great guess!! :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
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I saw this interesting raptor near Rooiputs in the Kgalagadi in November 2012. First I thought it was a junvenile Southern Pale Goshawk but then the colour and stipes confused me. A friend of mine from our local bird club told me he thinks it is a juvenile SPG. Any comments? Sorry for the quality but the raptor was far up against the dunes and I had to crop (heavily) the image.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
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I would say juv. PCG, but I'm not specialist... just trying :wink:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - Raptors
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I'm thinking hard to see if I can make it into anything else, but Pale Chanting Goshawk (juvenile) is my first guess.


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Hello Guys

Just came back from Tankwa, and got a few unknowns to tick off

Nice Chap
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And two pale Chanting Goshawks attacking a Jackal Buzzard
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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I can confirm PCG harassing ????

sorry only the easy ones :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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anne-marie wrote:
I can confirm PCG harassing ????

sorry only the easy ones :lol:


Thanks


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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[quote="Gilbertr14"]Hello Guys

Nice Chapjuvenile pale chanting goshawk
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Thank you much appreciated.


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