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Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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Bush Baptist
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Wed Apr 29, 2015 5:25 pm

Check pics of juvenile fish eagles Albert.
Whatever (according to BB): "You are correct but I don't want to admit it".

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread postby Albert » Wed Apr 29, 2015 7:46 pm

Ah! Found it on p67 of Oberprielers book... :redface: :redface:
Thanks BB! As soon as I read "Fish Eagle" I knew what it was that looked familiar!
Searching for a Cape Eagle Owl....

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread postby Oumie » Mon Jun 29, 2015 6:45 pm

Please Id this raptor for me...saw it in May this year..
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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread postby Albert » Mon Jun 29, 2015 10:11 pm

Oumie wrote:Please Id this raptor for me...saw it in May this year..
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Looks like a sub-adult/immature African Fish Eagle.
Searching for a Cape Eagle Owl....

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Identification Help - Raptors

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Tue Jun 30, 2015 9:35 am

@Oumie - Albert is spot on.
Whatever (according to BB): "You are correct but I don't want to admit it".

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Re: Identification Help - Raptors

Unread postby Imberbe » Tue Jun 30, 2015 11:14 am

:thumbs_up: Agreed!
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