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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu Oct 06, 2016 7:34 pm

Thank you Hilda and Nkulu for the comments..appreciated :thumbs_up:

Greenback fly by.......

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by manicwalker » Fri Oct 07, 2016 5:05 am

Wow! Great Greenback fly by.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Fri Oct 07, 2016 5:07 am

I just love your bushbuck and fish eagle picture. :D

Beautiful Greenback flight. Such perfect detail. :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Fri Oct 07, 2016 4:46 pm

Thank you MM and manicwalker for the comments :thumbs_up:

The mother Lapwing had her hands full with the young one moving around....

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Unread post by Goronta » Fri Oct 07, 2016 10:13 pm

Cute :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sat Oct 08, 2016 7:47 pm

Thank you Goronta :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Sun Oct 09, 2016 3:57 am

Stunning Green-backed Heron fly-by, cutest Lapwing chick and awesome Kite in flight Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Oct 09, 2016 4:28 am

What a sweet chick. I do find lapwing moms to be excellent. Fierce-some protectors.

:thumbs_up: on the aerial Kite.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Pumbaa » Sun Oct 09, 2016 11:45 am

As always lovely shots - Love the lapwing chick :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Oct 09, 2016 8:33 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Almost time for the first....Trrrrrrrrrrrrr......

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Robbert » Sun Oct 09, 2016 10:12 pm

Lovely pair of Woodland Kingfishers :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
Thanks for sharing Jan! :gflower:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Mon Oct 10, 2016 8:22 am

Beautiful Jan! I hope we will see them next week! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Nkulu » Mon Oct 10, 2016 9:26 am

Loved the woodies :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by isinkwe » Mon Oct 10, 2016 9:42 am

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Mon Oct 10, 2016 7:32 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

hilda wrote:Beautiful Jan! I hope we will see them next week!


Hope they will be back Hilda ...please let us know if you spot or hear them... :dance: :dance:

Time to feed the youngster again.........

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