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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
Unread postPosted: Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:42 am 
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Well done Hilda :clap: :clap: :thumbs_up:

Sounds like I will have to post a real tough one tomorrow :D :hmz:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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:clap: :clap: :clap: Hilda. You have set a very high bench mark :wall: :wall: too much time in front of the fire :tongue: :k

Still paging. :think: Finding it hard. :wall: Wonder that I am missing the obvious now :hmz:

Not tooooo tough please TrevorC :pray:

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hilda wrote:
10/10 for me for #25/2014! I can't believe it! I'm over the moon! :dance: :dance:

well done... :clap: :thumbs_up:
too much sitting over a fire i guess :wiz:

Looks cold everywhere in SA.

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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Very, very well done Hilda :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:


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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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Congratulations Hilda - Well done - :dance: :dance:

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Hilda,

Very, very impressive! :thumbs_up:

Having reached 7/10 in the previous challenge (the first one ever for me) I tried this one with an embarressing result; only 5/10. Will learn a lot when the the IDs are posted.

Let's see if I dare to participate in the future.


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What a brilliant start Birgitta. :clap: :clap: Not to be embarrassed at all. I've had 0 sometimes!!!!!!!

Sometimes we get a challenge where the birds are fairly obvious :clap: and then we get those where the view is more obscure :hmz: and then we get those where you have to recognise babies :big_eyes: and then we get ones that I've never heard of before :wall: :wall: :wall:

That's how my scores go up and down like yo-yos.

My answers are in :pray: :pray: :pray:

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Thank you all! Luck was really on my side! :D

Birgitta! Welcome to the Bird ID Challenges! You have nothing to worry about! I normally get between 0 and 5 for my challenges, I cannot believe how lucky I was this time. Maybe because I read in my bird guides and on the Bird Index, and by chance got them all right! Please keep on participating! This is the only way we can learn about our feathered friends! :dance: :dance:

You are right Inyanga 1! It is very cold all over SA! :wink:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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5/10 for me. At least I am consistent.

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