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Orpen Cam Sightings recorded in January 2005

Discuss the Orpen (KNP), Satara (KNP), Addo and Nossob (KTP) webcams
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Quick - Zebra's on Cam

Unread post by bwana » Sat Jan 22, 2005 12:50 pm

Zebra's - 12:48. at last some game!
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Unread post by bwana » Sat Jan 22, 2005 1:07 pm

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Unread post by gwendolen » Sat Jan 22, 2005 5:06 pm

I saw an elephant and some buffalo this morning. The cam seems to be stuck at the moment: 15.05

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Unread post by Krokodile » Sat Jan 22, 2005 5:17 pm

Hahaha - Goliath herons often stand round for a long while but I didn't notice the time at the bottom. Have been jumping back to the cam every couple of minutes for around 2 hours now. Doh!

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Unread post by gwendolen » Sat Jan 22, 2005 5:29 pm

:lol: krokodile. It took me about an hour.

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Unread post by Bushbaby » Sat Jan 22, 2005 5:38 pm

By my own admission I had a blonde moment - have been showing the entire household the heron that didn't move for hours! But it did make a cool shadow :oops:

See, I told you the cam goes down every weekend! Maybe Sergeant Pepper is at it again!!!!!
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Unread post by bwana » Sat Jan 22, 2005 7:11 pm

Have you noticed its about 19:00 and its dark in the park already and its still completely daylight here in Cape Town :o
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Unread post by Bushbaby » Sat Jan 22, 2005 9:36 pm

You do realise that geographically you live in a different time zone? The fact that we choose to ignore this as a nation is beside the point.

How is our dear mountain? Still wowing the masses we hope!
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Unread post by bwana » Sun Jan 23, 2005 11:29 am

Bushbaby wrote:You do realise that geographically you live in a different time zone? The fact that we choose to ignore this as a nation is beside the point.


Yip, its just interesting to note! :D


Bushbaby wrote:How is our dear mountain? Still wowing the masses we hope!


Its fine, and no doubt the cableway is full! Mountain, Kruger,.. I know which one I'll choose. :wink:
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Hyena on Cam.

Unread post by bwana » Wed Jan 26, 2005 10:41 pm

Did anyone see the hyena on the cam earlier on. I did but it was only there for one photo and then disappeared. I submitted it to the cam page.
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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Wed Jan 26, 2005 10:53 pm

There was some smaller animal after that as well. Might have been a jackal, not sure. I also submitted 2 pics. Maybe Danie can help identify what it was.

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Unread post by Tabs » Wed Jan 26, 2005 11:16 pm

Aaaargh! I wasn't looking and missed it! I havent actually seen anything apart from birdies on the cam yet - I have missed all the ellies, lions, antelopes etc - Murphy's Law or do the animals 'know' when I am viewing and so stay away? :roll:

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Unread post by Wild@Heart » Thu Jan 27, 2005 6:31 am

:shock: Hey!! You have families...you can't wathc the cam 24/7...not if I can't...

Lot's of interesting things happening in the night...
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Unread post by bwana » Thu Jan 27, 2005 7:28 am

Wild@Heart wrote::shock: Hey!! You have families...you can't wathc the cam 24/7...not if I can't...

Lot's of interesting things happening in the night...


Mostly lots of bugs! This was the first time I've seen anything at night!
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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Thu Jan 27, 2005 7:43 am

I must admit I've been luckier than Bwana. Saw lots of buffalo, a few elephants, 3 lionesses, the resident owl also makes regular appearances, hyena and quite a few other night birds.


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Webcam Highlights

Addo
Submitted by Ton&Herma at 22:35:36
orpen
Submitted by Ton&Herma at 20:36:27
satara
Submitted by jobi at 02:38:54
nossob
Submitted by Ton&Herma at 22:07:22