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Hornbill: Crowned

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Re: Hornbill: Crowned

Unread post by Dabchick » Mon Jun 25, 2012 12:32 pm

Saw a pair of crowned hornbills twice (different days) this past week on the Mahonie loop near Punda.

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Re: Hornbill: Crowned

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Jul 19, 2012 12:20 pm

They are currently on display in Skukuza rest camp.

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Re: Hornbill: Crowned

Unread post by LaeveldLeeu » Fri Jul 20, 2012 9:33 am

Also seen 2 on 4 July 2012 in the staff village on my way from Golf course to Skukuza Camp
Seems that they have become residents around Skukuza

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Re: Hornbill: Crowned

Unread post by wildtuinman » Fri Jul 20, 2012 10:46 am

Super shot there. :thumbs_up:
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