Monthly Archives: March 2013
Please send your interesting sightings and reports to BLPN and write “Sighting” or “Report” in the subject line of the email. If you attach photos then be sure they are less than 300 KBs – preferably in the 150 KB range. Please … Continue reading
Here is a photo I took of a cormorant which I took at Cape Point in December on the shipwreck Trail. Can anyone ID it for me? Cheryl King. Please add your opinion in Comments below the Post. Remember: If you would … Continue reading
Sally and I are back from our impromptu wanderings around Natal. We headed to Mahai for 5 days, Ithala and Ndumo for 4 days each then 2 days each in Bonamanzi and Richards Bay. We had interesting sightings in most … Continue reading
Our outing to Amatikulu was very pleasant and we spent most of the day there. There was only seven of us, the distance from Durban and unpredictable weather kept the numbers down. Members who attended ; Sandi du Preez, Marion … Continue reading
I need help in identifying this bird that I photographed in the western Cape please. Merle McKenzie
Final reminder: Southern Africa’s Butterfly Atlas and Red List book is available for order via the pre-publication offer, which expires 31 March. A significant piece of work for butterfly conservation in our region. The accounts for all of our 794 … Continue reading
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ID Challenge. If you know what this bird is then click on “Comments” below the picture and state your case. Paul.
Just to let you know that after being with us at Le Domaine for 4 months last year, the Half-collared Kingfisher is back. It was seen several times over the weekend. We are hoping this will be an annual ritual … Continue reading
Saturday, 2 March 2013 : Shongweni 16 people : 13 members & 3 non members : bird count 76 The day was a little cloudy but after the rain on Friday night I thought the outing was going to be … Continue reading
Hi everyone, Our next issue is now available. We would appreciate it if you could please circulate this to your members. Thank you very much. Bronwyn Howard – Editor, Conservation Africa. The new issue of our fabulous, paperless magazine, Conservation … Continue reading
For those photographers with a zoom lens, this may be of interest. It is possible now to use your zoom lens as a spotting scope. Click here for more information.