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Birding for beginners in the Cape-February 2009

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Tue Feb 10, 2009 12:55 pm

I am planning a birding outing on Saturday Afternoon, 21th Feb, at Paarl Bird Sanctuary. If you are not into birding and would like to start, or you have seen a few, come and join us. It will be geared for novices. Nobody need be put off by lack of knowledge.
If you are likely to come, please reply via this thread. If you have knowledge and are willing to share it, you are also welcome.
BTW, the Stormers play on the Friday....
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Re: Birding for rank beginners in the Cape

Unread post by Bush Baptist » Sun Feb 22, 2009 8:27 am

A great afternoon.

Birds seen (37) were


Cisticola Levaillant’s
Coot Red knobbed
Cormorant Reed
Cormorant White chested
Crake Black
Darter
Duck Yellow billed
Egret Cattle
Egret Little
Gallinule Purple (Swamphen)

Goose Egyptian
Goose Spurwinged
Grebe Little (Dabchick)
Guineafowl Helmeted
Gull Hartlaub’s
Harrier African Marsh
Heron Black headed
Ibis Sacred
Kingfisher Malachite
Kite Yellow billed

Lapwing Blacksmith (Plover)
Martin Brown throated
Moorhen
Plover Three banded
Prinia Karoo
Robin-chat Cape
Sandpiper Common
Shoveler Cape
Starling Eurasian
Stilt Black winged

Swallow White throated
Teal Cape
Teal Red billed
Teal Hottentot
Tern White winged
Wagtail Cape
Warbler African reed
Whatever (according to BB): "You are correct but I don't want to admit it".


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