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Longclaw: Cape

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Re: Longclaw: Cape

Unread postby Leeukos » Sat May 12, 2012 7:28 pm

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Re: Longclaw: Cape

Unread postby Leeukos » Sat May 12, 2012 7:28 pm

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
“When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.”

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Re: Longclaw: Cape

Unread postby Leeukos » Sat May 12, 2012 7:29 pm

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
“When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.”

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Re: Longclaw: Cape

Unread postby Leeukos » Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:00 pm

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
“When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.”

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Re: Longclaw: Cape

Unread postby Leeukos » Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:01 pm

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
“When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.”

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Porridge » Mon Jan 06, 2014 12:47 pm

I'm very much of a birding newbie, but am really getting into it. Saw the following at Rietvlei in Pretoria on 29/12/2013, and would really appreciate a positive ID :thumbs_up:

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Johan van Rensburg » Mon Jan 06, 2014 12:59 pm

Cape longclaw is about as possitive as it gets... :lol:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Porridge » Mon Jan 06, 2014 1:03 pm

LOL!!! Thanks, Johan :lol: I really didn't have a clue.

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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby huntsman » Mon Jan 06, 2014 2:16 pm

That's a great bird, and if you're patient, he'll come in quite close and give you great views. Have fun... :thumbs_up:
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Re: Identification Help - General Birds

Unread postby Gilbertr14 » Mon Jan 06, 2014 5:41 pm

Porridge wrote:I'm very much of a birding newbie, but am really getting into it. Saw the following at Rietvlei in Pretoria on 29/12/2013, and would really appreciate a positive ID :thumbs_up:

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