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Crake, African

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Adansonia
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Crake, African

Unread postby Adansonia » Wed Mar 12, 2008 9:23 pm

Took this picture earlier this year:

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It is amazing how "common" they are at the moment in suitable habitat (which is almost everywhere).

Had my very first African crake sighting in January this year and added 4 separate sightings after that in 2 months only!!

naomi c
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Unread postby naomi c » Thu Mar 13, 2008 9:15 am

A bird I have yet to add to my list.

Please tell where you were so furtunate to see them.

Adansonia
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Unread postby Adansonia » Thu Mar 13, 2008 10:41 am

Hi Naomi c,

Sighting was on the Zaagkuildrift road North of Pta.


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