Observations in the Class: Aves

Common Name: Birds or Voëls

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Neushoringvoël

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By: Cheekychew
Location: Die Wilgers Pretoria
Observed: 12th January 2017
Added: 25th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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As for the past few years, the breeding pair is back.

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Wahlberg

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas ProjectSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed Atlas
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Location: D1896
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 24th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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All male party of 3 in a tree on a windy afternoon

All male party of 3 in a tree on a windy afternoon
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Location: Eastern Shores
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Power Line Inspector

Power Line Inspector
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Location: Eastern Shores
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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European Roller

European Roller
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Location: Eastern Shores
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Black-chested Snake Eagle

Black-chested Snake Eagle
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Location: Eastern Shores
Observed: 18th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Starling

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Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 23rd February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Turtle

tn_P1350551_e
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Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 23rd February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Honeyguide lesser

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By: annette gerber
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: APU Base
Observed: 23rd February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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What'cha doin' down there?

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Description:

I can't remember ever seeing this species on the ground before. Driveway.

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Crazed bath-boy

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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After 3 days & nights of near-continuous drizzle, NOW he takes the opportunity for a bathe in the soft fresh new growth of the Weeping Boerbean (Schotia brachypetala)! He kept squirming through the leaves and popping out for a shake. Seemed shocked afresh every time he saw me snapping away at him

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Red-backed shrike

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By: annette gerber
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Isimangaliso Wetland Park, South Africa
Observed: 15th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Forest Canary on the ground

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
Observed: 5th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Thrush a-pecking

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Fynbos Walk, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
Observed: 5th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Swee's

IMG_6338
By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens
Observed: 5th February 2017
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Egret

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Redcliff Grasslands
Observed: 14th October 2016
Added: 23rd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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African Penguin

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Boulders Beach
Observed: 11th December 2014
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Weaver birds nesting

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Kenneth
Observed: 9th September 2015
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Posing bird

Bird_DlinzaForest
By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Dlinza Forest Nature reserve, Boardwalk
Observed: 31st August 2013
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Coy drongo

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Location: Riverside
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Rusty perch

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Location: Riverside
Observed: 22nd February 2017
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Black&White

WR17_P1110245aV
By: WolfRoland
Lepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Chobe National Park
Observed: 10th January 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Olive Thrush

tn_Olive Thrush (Turdus olivaceus subsp. olivaceus)  (2)
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Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Blacksmith

WR17_P1110650aV
By: WolfRoland
Lepidopterists' Society of Africa
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Location: Namushasha Lodge
Observed: 14th January 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Ibis

WR17_P1110607V
By: WolfRoland
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Location: Namushasha Lodge
Observed: 14th January 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:5
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Small Heron

WR17_P1110619aV
By: WolfRoland
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Location: Namushasha Lodge
Observed: 14th January 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Large Heron

WR17_P1110613V
By: WolfRoland
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Location: Namushasha Lodge
Observed: 14th January 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Very late nesting?

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Ann Arbor Ave, Scottburgh South
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Our suburban pair haven't nested in their regular huge garden Fever Tree this summer. Maybe they're planning a late start?

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Streaky-headed, white-browed bishop

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By: Bushboy
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Location: n entry to s beachwalk
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

Transitional male

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penguin

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By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Cola Beach
Observed: 12th February 2017
Added: 21st February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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