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BLPN WhatsApp group – Members Broadcast Service

A WhatsApp group has been set up for club members of BLPN by Chris Flannery.  This will be a broadcast message service to notify members of events, activities and interesting sightings in the BLPN area.  Members of BLPN who would … 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. See also attached a photo from our nest camera, showing an incubating … Continue reading

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Pigeon Valley

Report by Sandi du Preez 20 June 2018 It was a very overcast and gloomy day which often made it difficult to see  a bird’s features. After scanning the area around the notice board to look for the Spotted Ground … Continue reading

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BLPN-Indoor Meeting Talk by David Swanepoel

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Pigeon Valley Outing

Report by Terry Walls 2 June 2018   The morning greeted us with misty rain, which thankfully cleared up shortly before we arrived for the outing. ​Features of the reserve include: A natural heritage site which has original coastal climax … Continue reading

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Oribi Gorge weekend away

Report by Cheryl Bevan 23rd – 25th March. We left for Oribi on Thursday in pouring rain and we looked like drowned rats once we had set up camp in the rain. The rain never stopped until Saturday morning. John … Continue reading

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BLPN event this Saturday 2nd June 2018

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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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