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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Fri May 12, 2017 6:21 pm

I found the African skimmers at Engelhard Dam. Then near P/kop a Shelley's francolin tried to sneak over the road, instead giving good views. These two birds take my total to 380.
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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Fri May 12, 2017 6:32 pm

Aren't you supposed to be in St Lucia Joh?
Whatever (according to BB): "You are correct but I don't want to admit it".

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Fri May 12, 2017 9:38 pm

Going through tomorrow. The pelagic is off as a result of the foul weather
728 Latest lifers: Hartlaub's babbler, Coppery-tailed coucal, Red-billed spurfowl, White-browed coucal, Scharlow's turaco, Copper sunbird, Long-toed lapwing, Eastern bronze-naped pigeon, Malagasy pond heron, Soft-plumaged petrel, Orange-winged pytilia.

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Albert » Mon Jun 05, 2017 9:04 pm

After our recently completed trip to the KNP, my total now stands at 284

Notable additions were Verreaux's Eagle, African Wattled Lapwing, Common Buttonquail and Freckled Nightjar.
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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Karin Mitton » Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:26 am

Albert wrote:After our recently completed trip to the KNP, my total now stands at 284

Notable additions were Verreaux's Eagle.


Excellent!!!!!!!!

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Unread post by wildtuinman » Tue Jun 06, 2017 11:59 am

Albert wrote:Notable additions were Freckled Nightjar.


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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Highbury » Tue Jun 06, 2017 1:46 pm

Wood Owl near Satara on a recent trip takes me to 341.

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:21 pm

Orange-winged pytilia at Punda takes me to 381
728 Latest lifers: Hartlaub's babbler, Coppery-tailed coucal, Red-billed spurfowl, White-browed coucal, Scharlow's turaco, Copper sunbird, Long-toed lapwing, Eastern bronze-naped pigeon, Malagasy pond heron, Soft-plumaged petrel, Orange-winged pytilia.

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Re: Your Kruger List

Unread post by Karin Mitton » Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:25 am

Well done Johan - that is quite a total!


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