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Unread postby Bush Baptist » Sat May 06, 2006 12:36 pm

During long weekend 27 April to 1 May in Richtersveld we saw

European bee-eater :thumbs_up:
swallowtailed bee-eater :thumbs_up:
red-eyed bulbul
Cape turtle dove
Egyptian goose
goliath heron :thumbs_up:
grey heron
pied kingfisher
brown throated martin
moorhen
redfaced mousebird
feral pigeon
Cape robin chat :thumbs_up:
pale winged starling
lesser double collared sunbird :thumbs_up:
Cape wagtail
pied wagtail and
Cape white-eye.

On the way to the park we also saw
Jackal buzzard
red knobbed coot
black crow
pied crow
pale chanting goshawk
black headed heron
greater kestrel :thumbs_up:
rock kestrel
black shouldered kite
ostrich
speckled pigeon
fiscal shrike
Cape sparrow
Eurasian starling
malachite sunbird :thumbs_up:
Cape weaver and
common waxbill.

No new ones in the list sadly.
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Unread postby Bush Baptist » Sat Oct 28, 2006 10:15 pm

Thanks to one of the forumites I have a new one- Orange river white -eye that I mistook fr the Cape version :lol:
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