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Courser, Bronze-winged Courser

Unread post by francoisd » Mon Feb 11, 2008 2:05 pm

We saw a lot of these little birds during our nightly drives between Shingwedzi and Batleur during the KNP Birding Weekend. This is however the only photo I could get of one of them.

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Unread post by RosemaryH » Thu Feb 21, 2008 9:10 am

Hey francoisd so glad you posted a pic of this little fella. My son is convinced he saw one on our property the other I'm planning to go sit up there one night to get positive id to add to my bird list and a photoif I'm lucky. Rather a cute little guy hey!

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Unread post by Adansonia » Tue Mar 04, 2008 9:14 pm

Saw this pretty fella in January this year on the Zaagkuildrift road North of Pretoria


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Re: Courser, Bronze-winged Courser

Unread post by Rusty Justy » Sat Sep 20, 2008 10:04 pm

These guys are all over the Biyamiti Area.....As wel as Senegal Lapwing...The Private Road going past the camp...A sure bet for both..Obviously The Courser most likely at dusk, but often near the Resivoir resting amongst the Lapwing during the day.
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Unread post by Batmad » Wed Jun 30, 2010 10:21 pm

Anyone seen this bird in Gauteng lately??? :pray: :pray: :pray: :pray:
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Unread post by ndloti » Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:58 am


On Myunwini road .
KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.

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Unread post by okie » Tue May 24, 2011 6:10 pm

We saw this beautiful bird on Mahonie loop near Punda :lol:

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Unread post by wildtuinman » Mon May 27, 2013 8:15 am

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