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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Tue Sep 29, 2009 7:31 pm

29/09/09
Please choose 3 from the 10 below! In order from fave to 3rd fave please!

1. Statue-still heron at Orpen
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2. Majestic kudu bull
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3. Evening ellies at Orpen
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4. Late buffalos at Orpen
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5. Early hyena at Satara
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6. Early buffalos at Satara
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7. Early wildebeest at Satara
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8. Baboon close-up at Satara
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9. Zebras at Satara
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10. Waterbuck at Satara
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Why not check out my daily wildlife reports at http://www.sanparks.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=37060
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Wed Sep 30, 2009 4:59 pm

29/09/09
Your fave sightings!
Woah! What a fantastic reponse! Well done! :clap:
And a very tight run thing, with all candidates receiving votes.
The winners are....

1. Kudu bulls at Orpen with 18 points (2)

2. Ellie herd at Orpen with 12 points (1)

3. Statue-still heron at Orpen with 10 points (7)

Todays shortlist will be published later this evening
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Wed Sep 30, 2009 6:50 pm

30/09/09
Just choose 3, in order of preferance from the list below!

1. Early buffalo at Satara
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2. Early hyaena at Satara
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3. Loads of zebras at Satara
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4. Waterbuck at Satara
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5. Very early hyena at Orpen
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6. Synchronised wing stretching at Orpen
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7. Early buffs at Orpen
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8. Kudu females at Orpen
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9. Ellie herd at Orpen
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10. Late buffs at Orpen
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I hope the response will be as great as yesterday!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Thu Oct 01, 2009 5:42 pm

30/09/09
Wow, another fantastic response and a close-run contest!

1. Zebras at Satara with 26 points!

2. Ellie herd at Orpen with 16 points!

3. Waterbuck at Satara with 15 points!

Thanks all for voting. There has a been a drastic change at my daily wildlife report thread (RIP) , so check it out at http://www.sanparks.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=47&t=37060
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Thu Oct 01, 2009 7:49 pm

Hi all!
Please pick 3 in order of preferance from the 10 below!
Thanks! :D

1. Early ellies at Orpen!
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2. Early hyena at Orpen!
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3. Dawn Ellies at Orpen!
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4. Giraffe at Orpen!
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5. 2 of the big 5 at Orpen!
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6. Synchronised Buffalos at Orpen!
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7. Kudu at Orpen!
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8. Early buffalo at Satara!
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9. Kudus at Satara!
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10. Late side-striped Jackal at Satara!
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Thanks for your continued voting! :clap:
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Fri Oct 02, 2009 4:50 pm

Thanks all for voting! It was a tough choice!

1. 2 of the big 5 ( buffalo and elephant) at Orpen with 27 points!

2. JOINT Satara buffalos and midday ellies at Orpen with 10 points

3. JOINT Giraffe at Orpen and Satara Kudus with 8 points!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Fri Oct 02, 2009 8:26 pm

Hi all!
Please pick 3 in order of preference from the 10 below!

1. Early ellie at Orpen!
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2. Bushbuck at Orpen!
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3. Lion at Orpen!
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4. Kudu at Orpen!
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5. Buffalos at Orpen
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6. Lion at Satara!
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7. Pair of hyenas at Satara!
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8. Ellie at Satara!
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9. Rather fat swimming hyena at Satara!
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10. Red hartebeest at Nossob!
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Enjoy!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sat Oct 03, 2009 5:45 pm

Thanks heaps to those who voted! What a close-run thing for 1st place!
The results are in....... the tension is mounting :lol:

1. The lioness at Orpen with 19 points! No. 3

2. The bushbuck at Orpen with 18 points! No. 2

3. The bull elephant at Satara with 14 points! No.8



Today's list will be posted tonight, but not too much action to choose from..... but the day sure ain't over yet! :mrgreen:
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sat Oct 03, 2009 6:54 pm

Hi all! Please pick 3, in order of preference, from the 10 below. Thanks!

1. Early ellie at Orpen!
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2. Buffalos at Orpen!
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3. 3 major prey animals at Orpen!
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4. Midday ellie at Orpen!
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5. How many hyenas can you fit into 1 waterhole? Answer: a lot!
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6. Side-striped Jackal at Satara!
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7. Buffalos at Satara!
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8. Close-up kill at Satara!
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9. Broad daylight BBJ at Nossob!
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10. Late rhinos at Orpen!
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Number 10 was forced onto me as there were not enough sightings today...... so I took a late sighting from yesterday that didn't make it onto yesterday's list! :)
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sun Oct 04, 2009 6:08 pm

03/09/09
Your favourite sightings, not as close as usual 3 clear winners!

1.Rhinos at Orpen with 29 points! No. 10

2. Midday ellie at Orpen with 23 points! No. 4

3. 8 hyenas at Satara with 20 points! No. 5

Don't forget to vote again tonight!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sun Oct 04, 2009 8:16 pm

04/09/09
Please pick 3, in order of preference, from the list below!

1. Early hyaenas at Satara!
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2. Giraffe and zebras at Satara!
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3. Wildebeest at Satara!
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4. Zebras and impala at Satara!
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5. Midday zebras at Satara!
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6. Early ellie and hyaenas at Orpen!
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7. Warthogs at Orpen!
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8. Baboons at Orpen!
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9. Late rhinos at Orpen!
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10. Hamerkop at Satara!
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My personal choice is 9, 6, 2. Enjoy!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Mon Oct 05, 2009 5:00 pm

04/10/09
Not exactly any surprising results then! :lol:

1. Giraffe and zebra at Satara with 29 points! No. 2

2. Rhinos at Orpen with 28 points! No. 9

3. Ellie and hyaenas at Orpen with 26 points! No.6

Thanks for voting all! :D
Please try to do it again tonight!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Mon Oct 05, 2009 8:29 pm

05/10/09

Please pick 3 in order of preference from the list below!

1. Zebra at Orpen!
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2. Baboons at Orpen!
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3. Ellie at Orpen!
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4. Scrub Hare at Orpen!
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5. Buffalo at Satara!
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6. Baboons at Satara!
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7. Egyptian Geese at Satara!
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8. Zebras at Satara!
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9. Wildebeest at Satara!
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10. Side-striped Jackal at Satara!
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PLEASE PICK FROM THE LIST BELOW FOR YOUR SIGHTINGS OF THE WEEK!
ALSO PICK THE DAYS BEST SIGHTINGS e.g. 1,2,3 BUT THEN ALSO PUT YOUR FAVE 3 FROM THE LIST BELOW e.g. 1,2,3 + 1,2,3

1. Giraffe and Zebra at Satara!
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2. Rhinos at Orpen!
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3. Lioness at Orpen!
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4. Buffalo and Elephant at Orpen!
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5. Zebras at Satara!
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6. Kudu bull at Orpen!
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7. Ellie herd at Orpen!
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Thanks all! :D
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Tue Oct 06, 2009 7:08 pm

05/10/09
Winners for the day and week! Thanks to all for voting!

Pick of the day:

1. Ellie at Orpen with 25 points! No. 3

2. Zebras at Orpen with 16 points! No.8

3. Egyptian Geese at Satara with 11 points! No.7

Pick of the week:

1. Rhinos at Orpen with 32 points! No.2

2. Giraffe and Zebra at Satara with 20 points! No.1

3. Lioness at Orpen with 14 points! No.3


Thanks for voting all!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Tue Oct 06, 2009 7:57 pm

06/09/09
Hi all! You know the drill, pick 3 from the list below!

1. Leopard at Orpen!
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2. Kudu bulls at Orpen!
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3. Giraffe at Orpen!
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4. Wildebeest at Orpen!
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5. Scrub hare at Orpen!
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6. Wildebeest at Satara!
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7. Early zebras at Satara!
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8. Juvenile giraffe at Satara!
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9. Midday zebras at Satara!
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10. Buffalo at Satara!
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Enjoy!
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