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Yellow Billed Oxpecker

Unread post by yoda » Wed Dec 11, 2013 2:38 pm

Hi,

Appologies if this has been covered before
Have had a quick look, but can't find a thread

From memory, YB were released in the north of Kruger and are slowly moving south
What is the furthest south that they have been seen?
And are they regularly seen at this location?

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Re: Yellow Billed Oxpecker

Unread post by lion queen » Wed Dec 11, 2013 2:41 pm

Yoda, have a look here is a topic on Yellow Billed Oxpecker

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Re: Yellow Billed Oxpecker

Unread post by yoda » Wed Dec 11, 2013 2:46 pm

lion queen wrote:Yoda, have a look here is a topic on Yellow Billed Oxpecker

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Thanks Lion Queen.
I see I have asked this question already :redface:

Memory aint what it used to be :slap:

When I was much younger I really used to be into my birding.
Not so much now.
But a YB is on my wants list for my visit to Kruger this December

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Re: Yellow Billed Oxpecker

Unread post by hilda » Wed Dec 11, 2013 3:13 pm

Hope you find your Yellow-billed Oxpecker Yoda! We are also searching for one every time we go to KNP, but to no avail! Luck is not on our side! :doh:
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Unread post by Goronta » Wed Dec 11, 2013 8:21 pm

One for you Hilda :gflower:
Mooisplaas at the end of july 2013

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Unread post by hilda » Thu Dec 12, 2013 4:07 am

Beautiful!!! Thank you Goronta! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Yellow Billed Oxpecker

Unread post by yoda » Thu Dec 12, 2013 10:18 am

Great photo Goronta,

Hopefully I will see some a bit further South.


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