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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and a very adventurous N207, for the past week. Kind regards Sonja Krüger http://www.projectvulture.org.za/ https://www.facebook.com/projectvulture https://twitter.com/vultureproject Advertisements

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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. Kind regards Sonja Krüger http://www.projectvulture.org.za/ https://www.facebook.com/projectvulture https://twitter.com/vultureproject

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Springside Christmas Outing

Report By Elena Russell 2 December 2017 We had an excellent turnout for our Christmas outing to Springside. Could it be the famous toasted cheese and tomato sandwiches as prepared by our chefs, Marion and John. Most definitely, they and … Continue reading

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Sand Forest Lodge Weekend Outing

Report by Cheryl Bevan 24 to 26 November 2017 For our last weekend outing for the year we went to Sand Forest Lodge in Hluhluwe . We had a great turn out – eleven in total. A few of us … Continue reading

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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (Click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. Kind regards Sonja Krüger http://www.projectvulture.org.za/ https://www.facebook.com/projectvulture https://twitter.com/vultureproject

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BirdLife Port Natal Fun Evening

The final indoor meeting of the year took place on 8 November 2017, in the form of a fun evening organised by Steve Davis. Eighteen members came along for the mystery competitions, which required no expert knowledge of birds at … Continue reading

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Mkuze

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 22 to 24 November 2017 Prior to going on the BLPN Weekend Outing to Sand Forest Lodge, Sally and I decided to spend a couple of nights camping at Mkuze. The campsite has a … Continue reading

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KwaXimba Conservancy Outing

KwaXimba Conservancy , Umgeni Valley Sunday 12 November 2017 Report by Dave Rimmer For the third year running numbers joining me on the BLPN outing to KwaXimba could be counted with less fingers on two hands. I’m not sure whether it’s … Continue reading

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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (Click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. This breeding season we have found the nesting sites of InkosiYeentaka … Continue reading

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Drak Gardens

Report by Sally and Paul Bartho 17 to 19 November 2017 The decision to go to the Drak Gardens was made the day before we left. I had never been there and Sally always wanted to go back. We chose … Continue reading

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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Apologies for this email being sent late today, but I spent the day looking for Camo in Golden Gate Highlands National Park. After a number of days spent looking by the SANParks Field Rangers, we finally found a … Continue reading

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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture Tracks

Dear All Please find attached (Click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, Camo and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week.  The recently released is exploring quite a large area. Camo … Continue reading

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Rockjumper Family Birding Weekend

Rockjumper Birding Adventures is organising a birding weekend in February at Champagne Sports.  BirdLife South Africa will benefit from some of the proceeds of the registration fee, and clubs have been encouraged to publicise this great weekend. Please see attached … Continue reading

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St Lucia revisited.

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 4 to 7 November 2017. On the spur of the moment Sally and I decided to revisit St Lucia – ever hopefully of finding the specials we missed 2 weeks previously. The specials being … Continue reading

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Shongweni Dam Outing

Report By Elena Russell 4 November 2017 David Swanepoel took some lovely photos. He is a very good birder (from the Cape) – one day he could take over Saturday outings!!! Also some great photos from John Bremner and Mike … Continue reading

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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, Camo and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. Bennie has luckily started moving again. Kind regards Sonja Krüger … Continue reading

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Paarl Feedback

Report by John Fincham We had a bright sunny day at Paarl for the monthly count this morning, and the birds put on an exceptional display. Whiskered Terns were detected in <25% of 120 counts, up to 2004. They have … Continue reading

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Mkuze

Report by Paul and Sally Bartho 22 to 28 October 2017 On the spur of the moment Sally and I decided we needed a break and went to Mkuze  for 5 nights. As we arrived we noticed puddles on the … Continue reading

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Latest Cape and Beared Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (Click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, Camo and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. Bennie has been stationery for a few days so we … Continue reading

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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (Click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa, Mac, Camo and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. The rehabilitated Cape Vulture seems to be exploring his area … Continue reading

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