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Sunbird Sunday

The BLPN outing to Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve took place on Sunday 20 May, which started off cool but clear. A group of 12 arrived eagerly at the gate and we picked up several species by call even before we … Continue reading

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Burman Bush – Saturday 5 May 2018

We had a good turn out and the weather was not too bad.   The birding was not that great, out total bird count was 43 and of that, at least 20 was only ID’d on call!  At least we are … Continue reading

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Saturday 7th April 2018: Durban Botanic Gardens

A perfect morning for birding, about fifteen birders gathered in the car park. We were a little early as the gates only opened at 7:30. In the car park we came across a number of birds: Common, Red-winged and Cape … Continue reading

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BirdLife Trogons Newsletter – February 2018

BirdLife Trogons NEWSLETTER – FEBRUARY 2018

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Wakkerstroom Bird Club Newsletter 55

Wakkerstroom Bird Club Newsletter 55

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OUTING REPORT MSINSI N.R. WEDNESDAY 28 MARCH

6 birders attended the outing on a lovely sunny day. Msinsi was looking green and lush after the rain and the paths had recently been mown which made for pleasant walking. As we began the walk we noticed many Swifts … 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 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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LatestCape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (Click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. Also find attached (Click here) for your interest a photo showing … Continue reading

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Jamaica

15 February to 7 March 2018 Report by Paul and Sally Bartho For years I have been wanting to return to Jamaica where I was brought up. Last year we committed to go, choosing this time of the year for … 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 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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Cumberland Outing

Sunday 11th March 2018 Report by Jane Morris At 6.30am on Sunday 11th March 2018 a group of 20 birders gathered at the farm dam just before the entrance to Cumberland Nature Reserve. The dam yielded a few species but … Continue reading

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Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks for last 2 weeks

Dear All Please find attached the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past two weeks days. Click here and here for the movements. Some interesting movements from … Continue reading

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Kenneth Stainbank Outing

3 March 2018 Report by Elena Russell A pleasant morning’s birding, maybe not the greatest our bird count was only 63 – see the bird list by clicking here. I guess it is the end of summer. At the dam … Continue reading

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Bisley Valley Nature Reserve Outing

Bisley Valley Nature Reserve, Pietermaritzburg 21 January 2018 Report by Dave Rimmer The BPLN Sunday outing for January was held on the 21st where nine  birders joined me at Bisley Valley Nature Reserve in Pietermaritzburg. The group started assembling at … Continue reading

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Jubilee Park Outing

  21 February 2018 Report by Sandi du Preez Eight birders attended the outing to a very hot and humid Jubilee Park in Westville. I think the birds felt the same as there were very few to be seen. It … 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 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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Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

Dear All Please find attached (click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh, InkosiYeentaka, Lehlwa and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. The search for Mac has been hampered by bad weather. Hopefully … 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 and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. No news of Mac yet, hopefully I will have an update … Continue reading

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SAPPI Outing

Report by Elena Russell SAPPI Outing Saturday 3rd February 2018 Late Friday afternoon we had the most massive storm; hail, lightening, thunder and torrential rain. I wondered about the North Coast and hoped the storm never got as far as … 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 and Mollie and our Cape Vultures; Bennie and N207, for the past week. You will notice that Mac movements are missing this week. Her … Continue reading

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