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Re: Crake, Black

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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by Leeukos » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:48 am

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"A roaring lion kills no game."
"Until lions start writing down their own stories, the hunters will always be heroes."
"If you kill a tree, you are killing a bird."
“When the sun has set, no candle can replace it.”

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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by Philip1 » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:57 am

:clap: :clap: WOW!! :clap: :clap: Stunning pics of Black Crake :mrgreen: ......a person is never too old to catch up to Nature :thanx:
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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by pops » Sun Dec 16, 2012 10:12 am

Once saw a barbel take a black crake chic at lake panic.

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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by anne-marie » Sun Dec 16, 2012 4:03 pm

a Barbel is the big fish with "moutaches" into the lake ?
quite a special sighting :shock:
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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sat Apr 06, 2013 9:29 pm

Lake Panic

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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by anne-marie » Sat Apr 06, 2013 11:17 pm

Oh ! joli :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 07, 2014 7:59 pm

What a beautiful water bird...

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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Apr 26, 2015 8:16 pm

Thank you Wildkyker :thumbs_up:

Beautiful shots and poses :clap: :clap:

Thought I updated the sightings with images of the all most grownup Chick. The beak starting to change to yellow.. :thumbs_up:

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Re: Crake, Black

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun May 31, 2015 10:17 am

Few more images of the young bird... :thumbs_up:

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