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Woodpecker, Knysna

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Woodpecker, Knysna

Unread post by Johan N » Sun Jan 20, 2013 7:55 pm

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Re: Woodpecker, Knysna

Unread post by Ladybirder » Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:22 pm

Johan N this is a very special and wonderful photo, I haven't even seen this Woodpecker yet. :clap: :clap: :mrgreen:

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Re: Woodpecker, Knysna

Unread post by wildtuinman » Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:34 am

Great sighting and shot, Johan! thanks for inviting me there with you. :evil: :evil: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Woodpecker, Knysna

Unread post by wildtuinman » Tue Oct 01, 2013 5:21 pm

I finally managed to get me one of these as well after many years searching. It was one tough bugger to track down and it tested my patience like it was nobody's business. My latest lifer and one of my best!

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Re: Woodpecker, Knysna

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Tue Oct 01, 2013 5:42 pm

:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
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Re: Woodpecker, Knysna

Unread post by wildtuinman » Tue Oct 01, 2013 5:46 pm

:twisted:
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