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 Post subject: Re: Bird Quizz (RV)
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Nice one Okie! :clap:

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What do the spiricules on the African Fish Eagle allow it to do?

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Nice Q, Rosemary. :clap:

Spiricules enable the fish eagle to apply sufficient friction to a wet, and therefore slippery, fish so that it is able to hold it securely in its talons as it flies after swooping upon the prey.

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Image OWN :D Over to you!

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Okay, Rosemary, let me see ...

How many blackbirds were baked in that pie?

Okay, no, that won't work - blackbirds are not found in Southern Africa; only black birds :? - so give me some time to conjure up a proper Q ... :thumbs_up:

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:lol: :lol: OWN - We'll wait :whistle:

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What birds are fond of veld fires, using the advancing front of flames to trap fleeing animals?

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Sparrowhawk?

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Without exception, cattle egrets are the first to arrive at a veld fire.

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Thanks for the answers Shushin, Rooies; but not what I'm looking for. These are larger birds.

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Perhaps the Maraboe?

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Spot on. Well done Rooies. :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Bird Quizz (RV)
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 Post subject: Re: Bird Quizz (RV)
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Rooies :clap:


Jislaaik, now I have to think of something that OWN doesn't know. Give me a mo or ten.

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