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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Lizet Grobbelaar » Thu Mar 07, 2013 4:26 pm

855 after flock at sea trip

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Roan » Thu Mar 07, 2013 7:59 pm

481 After a quick business trip to Cape Town
Crowned Cormorant
Bank Cormorant
Cape Francolin
2013. . . . . Okavango?

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby TrevorC » Fri Mar 08, 2013 11:53 am

Picked up 2 more at Nylsley last weekend so now up to 505 :D

Sand Martin
Yellow-bellied Greenbul
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Johann » Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:04 pm

Moved up to 631 with a trip to Kruger recently.
Added:
Black Coucal Centropus grillii Swartvleiloerie
Flappet Lark Mirafra rufocinnamomea Laeveldklappertjie
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Black Coucal Centropus grillii Swartvleiloerie
Flappet Lark Mirafra rufocinnamomea Laeveldklappertjie

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby huntsman » Thu Mar 14, 2013 5:13 pm

Two at Nylsvley takes me to 463.

Willow Warbler
Ovambo Sparrowhawk

Next time I'll take my own water. Maybe I'll see a water bird...!
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Ladybirder » Thu Mar 14, 2013 11:06 pm

Please up my total of 638 to 650 :D :D Had some luck on flock at sea and Walvisbay

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Sat Mar 16, 2013 9:00 pm

Only 1 extra birdie after a quick weekend in Berg-en-Dal:

862 - Long-tailed Paradise Whydah (Gewone Paradysvink)

New total 349. Off to Madikwe next weekend. First time there ever. Hope to get a few new ticks there... :pray:
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby ivan » Sun Mar 17, 2013 10:17 am

594 after a 3 week namibia tour

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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Lizet Grobbelaar » Sun Mar 17, 2013 4:24 pm

856 - Northern Giant Petrel after a Cape Pelagic on the Zest this past weekend
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby H. erectus » Sun Mar 17, 2013 5:35 pm

This target of 200 just seems impossible to reach!!
Knock me up 2 more,...

195 Greater Kestrel
196 Purple Indigobird


I need to do a trip to the coast for a re-boot!!
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby H. erectus » Sun Mar 17, 2013 6:08 pm

The Indigobird has me puzzled!!!

Way out it's normal habitat!!! I am trying
to download pictures for confirmation but
heck 'it tinypic is simply useless!!!!
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby Eugene123 » Sun Mar 17, 2013 7:14 pm

Well done Lizet
I am on now 602 after Flock at Sea. I added 15 lifers, my 600th being American Golden Plover.
The trip was an experience one will remember for long.
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby PNF » Tue Mar 19, 2013 5:14 pm

Previous total 379 new total 387 Target still 400....
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby H. erectus » Fri Mar 22, 2013 6:17 pm

Hah here we are, learnt the ropes,

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A positive ID please,....
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Re: How many birds on your list

Unread postby PNF » Sun Mar 24, 2013 10:55 am

H.E - this looks like a Male Purple Indigobird - white bill and whitish legs.

Where did you see it?
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