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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by MarkusF » Mon May 13, 2013 8:44 am

Exciting sightings you had, Augrabies Guru! :clap:

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by hilda » Mon May 13, 2013 11:15 am

If only they would be more inquisitive to watch who and what is coming, so that you could at least take a picture AG! Sounds great anyway! :clap: :clap:

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Mon May 13, 2013 12:41 pm

Leopard again :thumbs_up:

And the other good stuff to boot. :clap:
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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by anne-marie » Mon May 13, 2013 4:48 pm

and again the Leopard :mrgreen: :dance:
and Porcupine and... and...
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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by Augrabies Guru » Wed May 15, 2013 8:57 am

Morning all
Last night sightings.

Scrub hare
Spotted eagle owl
Genet
African wildcat
Porcupine


Springbok herd
Kudu's
Giraffes

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by lion queen » Wed May 15, 2013 9:14 am

Nice variety........ :clap: :clap:
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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by anne-marie » Wed May 15, 2013 8:29 pm

again Porcupine :mrgreen:
what a chance :dance:
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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by hilda » Thu May 16, 2013 11:50 am

I'm :mrgreen: of all your lovely sightings AG! :clap: :clap:

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by MarkusF » Thu May 16, 2013 1:22 pm

All around wonderful sightings. How often do you see porcupine on the drives, Augrabies Guru?

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by Augrabies Guru » Thu May 16, 2013 2:24 pm

@MarkusF
They are occasionally seen,hope this is the right word to use :) .
In 2011 we have seen them only 10 times for the whole year.
This year we already had 9 sightings of them.

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by MarkusF » Thu May 16, 2013 6:02 pm

Thanks. I have followed your updates over past few months before I registered and thought that you had some frequent sightings of them. (Hence my question) So from your statistics it has definitely has increased by some margin, which are great! Hope it continue for the rest of the year. :)

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by Augrabies Guru » Fri May 17, 2013 10:37 am

@MarkusF
I will put up some stats of my nightdrive sightings up here for 2011 and 2012.

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Unread post by MarkusF » Fri May 17, 2013 11:21 am

That would be great, thank you!

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by Augrabies Guru » Sat May 18, 2013 7:48 am

Morning all
A herd of eland on the other side of Kukurasiep dry river bed and gemsbok at Oranjekom waterhole.

Hartmann zebra in the area of the fountain and springbok in the area of Moonrock on my way back.
Kudu at the Black Ridges.
Scrub hare and red rock rabit as well.

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Re: Augrabies Night Drive Sightings

Unread post by Augrabies Guru » Sat May 18, 2013 8:23 am

Now for the stats.


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