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Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Sun Feb 09, 2014 11:11 am

What a snack kyknetta :thumbs_up:

My birds'tree in Cubit quap waterhole in 2011.It's nice to warm up after a cold winter night !


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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Feb 09, 2014 11:58 am

Great sightings and images every one!!!!! :clap: :clap:

My family contribution.........

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Mon Feb 10, 2014 10:06 am

Great family Jan
hilda and lion queen :gflower: :gflower:

Here is my family in winter time :D

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by CliveK » Mon Feb 10, 2014 4:29 pm

Lovely family shots Goronta and Jan van Wyk :clap:

A few more random shots to mull over. Not too certain of the ID of No 3

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Tue Feb 11, 2014 4:36 pm

Well done :thumbs_up: Nice sightings CliveK
I love your owl :clap: :clap:

Still in the birds'tree in august 2011


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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Wed Feb 12, 2014 3:21 pm

They have to be very careful not to end as kebabs on thorn :redface:

A congress in Kgalagadi 1st of august 2011 :lol:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Wed Feb 12, 2014 5:47 pm

Great sighting and images :clap: :clap:

Love is in the air!!!

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Robbert » Thu Feb 13, 2014 2:11 pm

Sleeping beauties

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Thu Feb 13, 2014 8:25 pm

Some members of my former Congress lost in KTP on august 2011 1st :lol:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:04 pm

Cross eyed Owl.........

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Fri Feb 14, 2014 2:23 pm

Thanks Hilda!! I love owls........ :thumbs_up:

Daddy providing shade............

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Fri Feb 14, 2014 6:17 pm

Beautiful loving daddy image, lion queen
I also love owls (even the cross eyed one :lol: )
I checked CliveK but no lion hidden only dry grass and wood (it would have been nice :dance: )

Cubit quat waterhole in 2011

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Punda Maria : May 1st-2nd
Pafuri : May 3rd -6th
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by CliveK » Fri Feb 14, 2014 7:05 pm

Lovely shot Goronta :clap: Puts one right there at that waterhole.

Here are a few early morning sightings that makes KTP so special :D

Checking out the breakfast menu!!

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And "Morning Roll Call"

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by CliveK » Fri Feb 14, 2014 9:38 pm

Thanks Lion Queen.

All the above were taken in April 2013 (last year). The "Roll Call" one was taken close to Kij Kij waterhole.

Here's another taken arriving at the waterhole:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Sat Feb 15, 2014 10:53 am

Nice morning sightings CliveK :clap: :clap:
A nice breakfast :thumbs_up:

Others shots of a sandgrouse at Cubit quat waterhole in august 2011


A shy sandgrouse

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The whole bar( and pool) for me


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2016: A short one to Northern Kruger
Punda Maria : May 1st-2nd
Pafuri : May 3rd -6th
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