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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Mon Feb 22, 2016 8:58 am

Johan N wrote:I managed to get to 700 (Photographed) in SA. :dance:



:thumbs_up: :clap: :clap: Great achievement for SA only.
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by umtali1 » Mon Feb 22, 2016 9:33 am

Geez man! You guys are amazing :clap: :clap: :clap:

I shall never manage to get beyond 300 :wall: :wall:
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by Johan N » Tue Feb 23, 2016 10:40 pm

Thanks Phokojwe, Hilda, BB and umtali1.

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by PNF » Mon Feb 29, 2016 8:45 am

Now on 413

Added Shaft-tailed Whydah.

Creeping up slowly :)


Well done Johan N ....... 700 photographed is a fantastic achievement!
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by pantera leo » Wed Mar 02, 2016 9:24 pm

New total 586 after a successful twitch to the Ngicyo Wetlands & Bushmans river mouth, adding Spotted Crake, Sedge Warbler and Common Cuckoo! :dance: :dance: :dance:

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by PNF » Wed Mar 09, 2016 6:32 pm

After trip to Mkhondo Dam can add:

Blue-cheeked Beeater
Sanderling

Total now 415
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Sat Apr 09, 2016 10:09 pm

Today in Wilderness NP I called out no 720 . Yellow throated woodland warbler .
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by Albert » Mon Apr 11, 2016 9:27 am

Nice BB!
Over the past weekend we were in Tankwa, and I managed to add

Grey-backed Sparrow-lark
Karoo Long-billed Lark
Namaqua Sandgrouse
Ludwig's Bustard

and as a late edit (armchair tick when I looked at a few photographs this morning): Spike-heeled Lark

This brings me to 409
Searching for a Cape Eagle Owl....

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Wed Apr 13, 2016 8:43 am

Slow going lately, but a quick trip to Skukuza golf club netted me the lesser jacana... 677
677 Last 5 lifers: Caspian plover, Western marsh harrier, Rüppell's vulture, Spotted crake, Lesser jacana

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Mon Apr 18, 2016 3:59 pm

The Chorister robin chat at last presented itself to me. Now on 721
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