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African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

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"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by Ladybirder » Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:37 am

What a fantastic series of photos of this bathing Fish_Eagle

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by PARKADDICT » Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:42 am

Wow............. must have been awesome to see, and what beautiful pictures. Love it. :thumbs_up:
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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by lion queen » Thu Apr 18, 2013 10:55 am

Really great series of photos.......... :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Thu Apr 18, 2013 12:28 pm

Lovely sequence Leeukos. :thumbs_up:

I have seen Secretary birds, martial eagles, a tawny and a bateleur 'paddling' in waterholes in Kgalagadi when it was too hot to fly, but not having a bath.
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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by Yoda » Sat Apr 20, 2013 10:05 am

Leeukos, great set of photos :cam:

Is it just me, or are Fish Eagles becoming a lot rarer.
Hardly seen any on my last 2 trips to Kruger.

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by Pumbaa » Sat Apr 20, 2013 2:41 pm

Great sequence, Leeukos :clap: :clap: :clap:

We also had the honour in watching a fish eagle taking a bath and it was a pure bliss to see how mad this raptor got when taking its bath :thumbs_up:

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sat Apr 20, 2013 2:56 pm

Eishhh

that is seriously good :thumbs_up:

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Re: African Fish-Eagle Bathing in Dam

Unread post by Sheenaugh-Lee » Sat Apr 20, 2013 3:51 pm

I have seen this before its gorgeous to watch thank you for the photos and the sequences its lovely for me to see again the fish eagle is my favourite bird above all birds :)
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