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Heron: Black-headed

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

Unread post by Rusty Justy » Thu Nov 12, 2009 2:05 pm

Black Headed Heron it is! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by deefstes » Thu Nov 12, 2009 2:33 pm

A cookie for the person who can ID the lizard. :mrgreen:
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Unread post by CurtisDillon » Thu Nov 12, 2009 2:36 pm

:funny: :funny: :funny:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Rusty Justy » Thu Nov 12, 2009 2:48 pm

Hahaha, Deefstes :lol:

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Re: Heron: Black-headed

Unread post by Crested Barbet » Sat Feb 13, 2010 2:45 pm

Black-headed Heron, juv. - spotted Dec. 2009 near Shingwedzi.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Rookie » Thu Jan 05, 2012 8:24 pm

I saw these water birds at Moravet waterhole in KTP. Can somebody please help me wiht the confirmation and ID.

I would guess a Black-headed Heron. It is not the greatest photo, but hope one of you can have a stab at it.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by deefstes » Thu Jan 05, 2012 8:36 pm

You're correct with your Black-headed Heron ID.
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread post by Rookie » Thu Jan 05, 2012 8:44 pm

Thank you so much.

I helps to ID birds if you actually know where to start looking in the book.
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Re: Heron: Black-headed

Unread post by mel123 » Sat Jan 07, 2012 4:09 pm

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Spotted outside Potchefstroom yesterday.

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Re: Heron: Black-headed

Unread post by ch3003 » Mon Oct 12, 2015 6:23 pm

Black-headed Heron with Prey at Addo NP

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