BLPN Calendars 2020

The BirdLife Port Natal Calendars this year celebrate the birds first described to science from KwaZulu-Natal. They are available by email order, from any committee member – click here to see the committee – or at our Indoor Meetings held monthly on the second Wednesday of each month at the Westville Methodist Church.

New Publication now available: FIELDGUIDE TO SHOREBIRDS OF SOUTH AFRICA

FIELDGUIDE TO SHOREBIRDS OF SOUTH AFRICA Written by two of BirdLife Port Natal’s well-known members, Roy Cowgill and Steve Davis, this unique new guide will help identify the more common waders (shorebirds) in South Africa and will appeal to both experienced birders as well as novices. Using classification, characteristics and behaviour, and based on an…

New Books available through our Shop

The Verreaux’s Eagles of Roodekrans – a photographic tribute by Garth Heydenrych to the eagles that have over the years fought for survival in the Walter Sisulu Nationsal Botanical Garden.  To order this fabulous hard cover A4 landscape coffee table book with over 150 outstanding photographs, please e-mail blackeaglebook@mweb.co.za.  Price R275 including postage (Discount price…

Woolworths launches the Cranes Bag

Hi everyone, Woolworths has just launched their Crane Shoppers Bag, and they should have started appearing on Woolworths shelves  already.  A percentage of sales will be given to the Endangered Wildlife Trust’s African Crane Conservation Programme.  So, please, please head down to Woolworths as soon as possible to buy your bag, and please encourage your…

Cranes of South Africa

Dear all, Conservation Africa is proud to announce the launch of our second fabulous e-book, Cranes of South Africa – a celebration of South Africa’s three crane species (Blue, Grey Crowned and Wattled Cranes) and efforts being made to conserve them. We would appreciate it if you could please forward the promo below to your…