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Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Obelix » Wed Jan 06, 2010 3:24 pm

Thanks DotDan. Will relay the message.

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Unread post by normana53 » Wed Jan 06, 2010 6:39 pm

In addition to giving myself and others assistance in identification, this thread is a wonderful way to see raptors up close! I enjoy everyone's photos and have learned a great deal from the posts.

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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Jan 10, 2010 6:09 pm

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Barcud » Sun Jan 10, 2010 6:29 pm

Hi MM,

Looks like a Brown Snake-eagle. Greyish, bare legs and yellow eyes.

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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Jan 10, 2010 7:55 pm

thank you :thumbs_up:

I was amazed at how big it was.
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Ingwe123 » Tue Mar 02, 2010 1:12 pm

I believe this is a juvenile raptor of some sorts. Not a great pic but hopefully enough to identify. Please click on the link.

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by DotDan » Tue Mar 02, 2010 1:17 pm

Hi Ingwe, it is a Juvenile Brown Snake Eagle :wink:

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Unread post by Ingwe123 » Tue Mar 02, 2010 3:22 pm

Thanks for taking the time to reply DotDan. Much Appreciated. I have seen an adult one as well on gravel road to Sable dam in KNP.
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Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Lionspoon » Tue Apr 20, 2010 4:35 pm

I'm begging for help again, please. :mrgreen:

Any chance that this might be a brown snake eagle?

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Unread post by Bush Baptist » Tue Apr 20, 2010 6:33 pm

BSE - yes
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Unread post by Yolandé Oelsen » Tue Jun 08, 2010 11:03 am

Mahonie Loop. Kruger National Park. 2010

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Josh of the Bushveld » Sat Jul 10, 2010 10:29 pm

Hi all. Saw this bird between LS and Skukuza last weekend. Confirming whether my ID of Brown Snake Eagle at the time is correct.
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Unread post by Batmad » Sat Jul 10, 2010 11:35 pm

Agreed :D :D :D
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by Knapie » Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:48 am

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Help with this one please?

Seen at Lower Sabie in Feb 2010

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread post by DotDan » Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:57 am

Hi Knapie, looks to me like a Juvenile Brown Snake Eagle. :wink:


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