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Johan van Rensburg
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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Tue Dec 13, 2016 3:04 pm

Yoda wrote:Didn't see as many new species for Kruger as I had hoped.
Maybe because of the drought??


Same with my last two trips... our Mission turned out way below par, but Monday's visit was promising with green all over previous bare areas :thumbs_up:

My two additions are both vagrants: Caspian plover and the recent star of Transport Dam, the northern wheatear, taking my tally to 378
715 Latest lifers: Whyte's barbet, Streaky-breasted flufftail, Southern hyliota, Spotted creeper, Miombo double-collared sunbird, African golden oriole, Boulder chat, Miombo rock-thrush, Red-faced crombec, Auger buzzard, Eurasian curlew

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Wed Feb 01, 2017 12:29 pm

I had a fantastic 5 days in Kruger!

379 after Corncrake, Green-capped Eremomela, Pallid Harrier and White-browed Sparrow-Weaver.
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Wed Feb 01, 2017 4:03 pm

Ah, how can I forget the Banded Martin!?

380
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Wed Feb 01, 2017 4:07 pm

446 johnd
435 Oryx
431 Richard Sowry
414 Bosnimf
406 Owl

400

396 Brenden
380 Wildtuinman
378 Johan van Rensburg
377 Johann
365 Lizet Grobbelaar
360 Ladybirder
347 francoisd
347 Imax
343 Niall
340 Adansonia
335 Skopsie
326 Highbury
321 Bush Baptist
313 JoelR
311 pantera leo
311 Eugene123
305 DotDan
300 Batmad

300

299 salamanda
298 WildThing
295 Awake
290 Leonie2
286 Richman
282 Johan N
281 Bahamut
278 Roan
277 TheAndersons
276 Albert
275 MattAxel
270 Ferdelance
265 T Bird
257 Manovo-Gounda
243 Malles
238 UKBadger
233 Dabchick
225 dough
212 pnm
209 PNF
206 davejenny
203 KobusF
202 davidhein

200

195 huntsman
180 Karin Mitton
167 Rooies
163 Crested Val
163 yoda
131 Pawps
102 DinkyHawk

100

74 chrisdp
31 rusky
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Highbury » Mon Feb 06, 2017 5:24 pm

After a couple of recent trips I'm now on 340 . Latest additions - three banded courser, african cuckoo hawk, racket tailed roller , grey headed kingfisher, rock martin , black swift and dwarf bittern.

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Adansonia » Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:59 pm

Added 2 to my tally - up to 342 now. Redshouldered & whitewinged widow


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