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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
Unread postPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2014 12:15 pm 
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Thanks Imax for the answers. :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:

Not so sure about that this 'mite will have much success with Johan's challenge :wall: :wall: :wall: :think: :think: :think:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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Thank you for the answers Imax! It was a very interesting challenge! :clap: :clap:

Johan, thank you so much for challenge #4/2014! We are certainly going to page! :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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11/13 for 3. One was my one stupid fault. Know the bird but wright the wrong answer :wall:

Johan is really going to test us :shock:


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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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Well done Jakkie! :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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10/13 for me as well! :D


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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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Dear participants,

I want to draw your attention to a training session in Birdlife SA where between 20 and 40 participants are needed to arrange such a training session. :wink:

Kindly read here: Birdlife SA Training in Pretoria Area.

Please PM me asap should you be interested, since time is running out for all the arrangements. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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Dear all,

Please take note that the training session in Birdlife SA in the Pretoria area will no longer take place, since it is very difficult for 'mites who are working full time to take time off from work to attend such a session for two days. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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7/10 for me for challenge #4/2014! :dance: :dance:

Please take note that challenge #5/2014 will be posted by Sky on Friday, 7 February 2014! :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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I have sent it two days ago, but have not received answer :hmz: Maybe 0 and Johan is feeling sorry for me :? :lol: :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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4.5/10 for #04. Back to reality but actually quite pleased as I had no idea what any of them were !!!!!!!

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5/10 and forgotten the nests :slap:


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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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I almost did the same mistake(forgetting the nests)
9/10 :whistle: :whistle:


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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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We have had 12 'mites participating thus far... I'm hoping a few more will pitch up. :pray: :whistle:

My experience in the past has been that the numbers dwindle when the toughness level goes up! :twisted:

I'll post the answers around tea time...

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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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:thumbs_up: Johan van Rensburg...

When he toughness level goes up the time investment required also goes up unfortunately. :wall: And when the tough challenge coincide with a busy week, well....

Don't wait for my entry, I'm not even halfway yet, and will in no way get the rest of the way there today :lol:

This time, I'll just have fun reading the answers when you post them...


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 Post subject: Re: Bird ID Challenge.
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Dabchick, I'm with you on this one!!

I have sent in a "sort of" entry - left out 3 birds altogether and am not happy with most my other choices.

Will eagerly await the correct answers.

Thanks Johan!

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