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Re: Darter, African

Unread postby Wild about cats » Thu Aug 12, 2010 7:39 pm

A Darter kill witnessed at Lake Panic

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He swallowed the fish whole :shock:
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Re: Darter, African

Unread postby arks » Thu Aug 12, 2010 10:00 pm

Nice series, WAC 8)
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Re: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sat May 26, 2012 12:41 pm

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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: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sat May 26, 2012 12:42 pm

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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: Darter, African

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun May 27, 2012 8:15 pm

Few Lake Panic images of the famous African Darter

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Re: Darter, African

Unread postby Roan » Sun May 27, 2012 10:59 pm

Great photo's Jan! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Darter, African

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Jun 30, 2012 10:22 pm

Tx Roan

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Re: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:22 am

An African Darter at Lake Panic near Skukuza.

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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."
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Re: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:23 am

An African Darter at Lake Panic near Skukuza.

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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: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:23 am

An African Darter at Lake Panic near Skukuza.

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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: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:27 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: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:27 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: Darter, African

Unread postby Leeukos » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:28 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: Darter, African

Unread postby Philip1 » Sun Dec 16, 2012 7:51 am

:clap: :mrgreen: To all of you :mrgreen: :clap:

:thanx: Awesome, Superb, Lovely and Delightful African Darter photos :thanx:
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