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 Post subject: Re: Cormorants: White-breasted Cormorant
Unread postPosted: Wed May 19, 2010 10:08 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: Cormorants: White-breasted Cormorant
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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Fri Oct 08, 2010 4:36 pm 
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Hi, I need a lot of help identifying birds! I've got lots and lots of birds that need identification! But I´ll start with 14. I'd be very glad if you could help me. It would also help if you get tell me how you identified them.
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All of them were seen in the south of Kruger.

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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14. Bird in back could be Wooly-necked Stork, the one in the front would be White-breasted Cormorant


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
Unread postPosted: Fri Oct 08, 2010 6:41 pm 
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Hi Mwt,

14. Wooly-necked Stork at rear - Shape and size, White-breasted Cormorant at the front - Shape and colouring.

Hope this helps.

Just seen PL's post as I hit the submit button. I think you have them all now between us :D

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Thanks for confirming a couple of them Barcud! :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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Great learning thread this! Thanks PL and Barcud! :clap: I actually got the White Cormorant and the Woolly-necked Stork right, but didn't have the confidence to go ahead and ID it. Now I feel inspired!! :dance: :dance: :dance:

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 Post subject: Re: Identification Help - General Birds
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What's the worst that can happen OWN? You can get an ID wrong but at least you tried and then if someone corrects you go and see why they said so. This way you will learn so much faster and it will stick much easier if you put a bit of work into it! :thumbs_up:


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 Post subject: Re: Cormorants: White-breasted Cormorant
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