Sponsor a satellite transmitter

The Oribi Vulture Viewing Hide Conservation Project would like to offer the unique opportunity for individuals and corporates to sponsor a satellite transmitter for an ongoing research programme for our Cape Vulture breeding colony. A representative from each sponsor will have the opportunity to watch their ‘adopted’ vulture being fitted with it’s transmitter and then…

Zululand and the Kruger

A Summary Paul and Sally Bartho The purpose of this final chapter in our saga through Zululand and the Kruger is: to show a detailed Bird List of birds we saw in each place we visited – as an Excel spreadsheet. Highlighting the birds we considered special. to display the possibly contentious and mystery birds we encountered…

Tanglewood Saturday 13 December

At last we made it to Tanglewood; the weather was not too good but at least it was not raining and it did improve as the morning wore on.  There were 18/20 of us and our bird count was 69 (at tea) + we added a couple more on leaving. Tanglewood – as you can…

Springside Saturday 6 December 2014

Our Christmas outing to Springside was well attended (28 + a few late comers) and we raised R410 for the Hillcrest Conservancy – well done BLPN for your generosity. We broke up into 3 groups; many thanks to Sally and Sandi for leading the other groups. We started off with the Long-crested Eagle quartering over…