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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Dabchick » Thu Aug 23, 2012 10:59 am

The wattle-eye was indeed at Pafuri picnic spot, and the grey headed parrots was on the Mahonie loop at Punda Maria.

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan N » Tue Aug 28, 2012 10:25 pm

My latest total is 246 after adding Tropical Boubou, African Palm Swift and Bearded Scrub Robin in the Pafuri area.

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Wed Aug 29, 2012 8:51 am

446 johnd
435 Oryx
431 Richard Sowry
406 Owl
400

396 Bosnimf
351 Brenden
347 Lizet Grobbelaar
344 Johan van Rensburg
343 Niall
332 francoisd
331 Wildtuinman
327 Skopsie
313 JoelR
311 pantera leo
306 Ladybirder
300

297 WildThing
291 DotDan
290 Leonie2
286 Batmad
286 Richman
281 Bahamut
278 Roan
275 MattAxel
267 Eugene123
257 Manovo-Gounda
246 Johan N
243 Malles
238 UKBadger
233 Dabchick
219 Bush Baptist
212 pnm
206 davejenny
205 PNF
200

170 huntsman
167 Rooies
163 Crested Val
100

31 rusky
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Brenden » Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:03 pm

My list is now on 355. Latest addition, Brown-backed Honeybird - Mphongolo Backpack Trail, northern Kruger.
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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Mon Oct 08, 2012 8:04 am

446 johnd
435 Oryx
431 Richard Sowry
406 Owl
400

396 Bosnimf
355 Brenden
347 Lizet Grobbelaar
344 Johan van Rensburg
343 Niall
332 francoisd
331 Wildtuinman
327 Skopsie
313 JoelR
311 pantera leo
306 Ladybirder
300

297 WildThing
291 DotDan
290 Leonie2
286 Batmad
286 Richman
281 Bahamut
278 Roan
275 MattAxel
267 Eugene123
257 Manovo-Gounda
246 Johan N
243 Malles
238 UKBadger
233 Dabchick
219 Bush Baptist
212 pnm
206 davejenny
205 PNF
200

170 huntsman
167 Rooies
163 Crested Val
100

31 rusky
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Brenden » Mon Nov 05, 2012 7:26 pm

Currently on 357. Latest additions - Common Cuckoo & Red-capped Lark.
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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Thu Nov 08, 2012 1:07 pm

Brenden wrote:Currently on 357. Latest additions - Common Cuckoo & Red-capped Lark.



Jeez, Brenden, but you ARE keen on that Common Cuckoo! I have not been able to process the shots of the cuckoo as yet. I'll hold thumbs for you... :lol:

At least I KNOW what you want it to be... :twisted:

A small group of birders enjoyed a wonderful (long-) weekend being pampered by the Midrand Region HRs at Balule. We had Brenden to guide us on walks and drives around Balule. The various tick counts are still in the auditing process, but the preliminary indications are IMPRESSIVE!

My personal KNP list has been bumped up probably to over 350. I will post the final tally some time soon.
685 2016 lifers: Spotted crake, Lesser jacana, Burchell's courser, Double-banded courser, Rufous-tailed scrub robin, House crow, Manx shearwater, Antarctic prion, Northern giant petrel, Northern royal albatross

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Highbury » Thu Nov 08, 2012 1:30 pm

Any chance of a trip report Johan ?

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Thu Nov 08, 2012 1:55 pm

Hmmm... I have a number of 'mites twisting my arm! :hmz:
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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by DotDan » Thu Nov 08, 2012 2:10 pm

Where did you see the Red-Capped Lark?

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Nov 08, 2012 2:24 pm

Didn't you see the Red-capped Lark at Langtoon dam on BBW 2011, DD? :?
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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Thu Nov 08, 2012 5:44 pm

DotDan wrote:Where did you see the Red-Capped Lark?


Unfortunately not at an accessible spot for the general KNP tourist, Daan. It was the type of 'benefit' one only enjoys during special events like the Balule Bashes...
685 2016 lifers: Spotted crake, Lesser jacana, Burchell's courser, Double-banded courser, Rufous-tailed scrub robin, House crow, Manx shearwater, Antarctic prion, Northern giant petrel, Northern royal albatross

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by DotDan » Fri Nov 09, 2012 9:18 am

wildtuinman wrote:Didn't you see the Red-capped Lark at Langtoon dam on BBW 2011, DD? :?


I don't know about you, but the Red-Capped Lark was never ticked in the official list for that weekend.

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:15 am

The following birds seen during and after the Balule Birding Bash bump my total up my total up to 349:
Collared pratincole, Red-capped lark, Icterine warbler, Senegal lapwing and Alpine swift.
685 2016 lifers: Spotted crake, Lesser jacana, Burchell's courser, Double-banded courser, Rufous-tailed scrub robin, House crow, Manx shearwater, Antarctic prion, Northern giant petrel, Northern royal albatross

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:09 am

446 johnd
435 Oryx
431 Richard Sowry
406 Owl
400

396 Bosnimf
357 Brenden
349 Johan van Rensburg
347 Lizet Grobbelaar
343 Niall
332 francoisd
331 Wildtuinman
327 Skopsie
313 JoelR
311 pantera leo
306 Ladybirder
300

297 WildThing
291 DotDan
290 Leonie2
286 Batmad
286 Richman
281 Bahamut
278 Roan
275 MattAxel
267 Eugene123
257 Manovo-Gounda
246 Johan N
243 Malles
238 UKBadger
233 Dabchick
219 Bush Baptist
212 pnm
206 davejenny
205 PNF
200

170 huntsman
167 Rooies
163 Crested Val
100

31 rusky
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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