Observations in the Class: Aves

Common Name: Birds or Voëls

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Feeding on the spill from a bird feeder

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Bergville
Observed: 7th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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The BOSS bird

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Bergville
Observed: 7th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Two cuties and a watchful single parent

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: 18, 1st Ave
Observed: 6th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Told about this nest, in a safe secure small housing complex of owl lovers. Nest about 4m in a big main stem fork of a oak tree. Owl box was provided but never used, now falling apart, first record of owls breeding in this tree.

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Young beggar

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 6th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Another Lifer

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Sandrift, Cedarberg
Observed: 28th November 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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So chuffed!

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Toby Rocks, Scottburgh
Observed: 8th December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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First time I've ever seen a Toby on a Scottburgh beach - this morning there were 5!

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Stunning Resident

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Kromrivier Campsite, Cedarberg
Observed: 2nd December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Scrub robin

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Wolfberg, Cedarberg
Observed: 28th November 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Cape Batis up Close

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Truitjieskraal, Cedarberg
Observed: 1st December 2016
Added: 8th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:1
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fledglings with their considerably shier parents

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Bruinslangarend

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Location: Sand-Pienaars-samevloeiing
Observed: 26th November 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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hybrid,baster eend

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Location: R46 wolsely,tulbagh pad
Observed: 6th November 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
Description:

geelbekeend met groen kop en wit bors

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Bath time

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 5th December 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
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Feasting waxbills

grass waxbill
By: sallyslak
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Location: Goukamma
Observed: 14th November 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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The waxbills were in the grass every time I walked past over a weekend.

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Early morning birds on the wire

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Bergville
Observed: 5th December 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Communing swallows 2

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By: sallyslak
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Location: Goukamma
Observed: 14th November 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Communing swallows

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By: sallyslak
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Location: Goukamma
Observed: 14th November 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Serinus canicollis or Kaapse kanarie

tn_Serinus canicollis Kaapse kanarie (2)
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Location: Reynold Street
Observed: 5th December 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Mom 'n Pop to be

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By: Bushboy
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 7th December 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Hopefully well hidden from the monks in the Knobthorn tree

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Beach dove

beach dove
By: sallyslak
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Location: Goukamma beach
Observed: 12th November 2016
Added: 7th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Temminck's Stint ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: Strandfontein sewage works, P1
Observed: 5th December 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

7th record for sA, major lifer!!!!

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Tails up!

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Alwil garage, Uvongo
Observed: 5th December 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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White picket fence

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Location: Yzerfontein
Observed: 6th December 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Perched on a white picket fence in an Yzerfontein afternoon.

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Mossie - female

Mossie - female
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bontebok Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Robin hood

Robin hood
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bontebok Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Oh no not again

Oh no not again
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bontebok Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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A mouse in the bush 96-7 201

A mouse in the bush 96-7 201
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Bontebok Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Cape Robin

Cape Robin
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Bontebok National Park Chalet 11 Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Cape Thrush

Cape Thrush
By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Bontebok National Park Chalet 11 Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Jannie Flycatcher

Jannie Flycatcher
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bontebok National Park Chalet 11 Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Masked Weaver

Masked Weaver
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bontebok National Park Chalet 11 Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Species with which Birds or Voëls (Aves) interacts