Observations in the Order: Ciconiiformes

Common Name: Ooievaars, Reiers, Ibisse, Ens. or Storks, Herons, Ibises Etc.

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Cattle Egret (AENP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Addo Elephant National Park (Rooidam)
Observed: 18th May 2017
Added: 25th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Gotta deliver a blerrie jersey to Europe

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Bad road from Bushman's Nek
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 25th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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No Crane, but a nice surprise

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Putting the hammer down

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Pig 'n Pony Coffee shop
Observed: 18th May 2017
Added: 25th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Flying Flamingoes

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Location: Ordonnantie Farm
Observed: 6th October 2014
Added: 24th May 2017
Identifications:3
Agreements:3
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Little Egret

Little Egret
By: Nigel Forshaw
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Location: Kruger National Park, Letaba Rest Camp
Observed: 9th May 2017
Added: 21st May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Nowhere near as common here as they are in suburbia

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By: Bushboy
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Location: near Bushman's Nek hotel
Observed: 15th May 2017
Added: 20th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Trash bird

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Bushman's Nek hotel
Observed: 13th May 2017
Added: 20th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Congregated at the hotel's dump site

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Rooi

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Location: Ceres
Observed: 19th May 2017
Added: 19th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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By pakstoor dam in die dorp

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Hadeda Ibis (D.Drif)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Damsedrif
Observed: 8th May 2017
Added: 19th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Black-headed Heron

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Strandfontein Birding Area
Observed: 26th March 2017
Added: 18th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Darter at Top Dam

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Location: Pomeroy Reserve
Observed: 11th April 2017
Added: 17th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Paddling Hammerkop

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Location: Pomeroy Reserve
Observed: 16th April 2017
Added: 17th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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The waters of the lower dam are so shallow, this Hammerkop was paddling.

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Banking with a mouthful

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Stony Point
Observed: 13th May 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Penguin with a bizarre colouration

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Stony Point
Observed: 13th May 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Penguin

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By: 17calbbievans
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Location: Stony Point
Observed: 14th April 2017
Added: 16th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Saddlebill Stork

Saddlebill Stork
By: Nigel Forshaw
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Location: Kruger National Park, Serata
Observed: 9th May 2017
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Marabou Stork

Marabou Stork
By: Nigel Forshaw
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Location: Kruger National Park, Letaba Rest Camp
Observed: 10th May 2017
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Woollyneck Stork

Woollyneck Stork
By: Nigel Forshaw
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Location: Kruger National Park, Letaba Rest Camp
Observed: 10th May 2017
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Goliath Heron

Goliath Heron
By: Nigel Forshaw
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Location: Kruger National Park, Olifants River
Observed: 10th May 2017
Added: 15th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Drying after fishing trip

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 7th May 2017
Added: 7th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Following a dam little bit

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 5th May 2017
Added: 5th May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
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Nice to see one back here!

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 2nd May 2017
Added: 3rd May 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Links sentinel

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Fancourt, Links
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 28th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Flying noise

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Fancourt, Links
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 28th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Jetty bird 2 -the right one

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Fancourt, Links
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 28th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Jetty bird

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Fancourt, Links
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 28th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Links first heron

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By: Colin Ralston
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Location: Fancourt, Links
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 28th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Feeding on small unidentified critters

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Cormorant about to have lunch

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By: Nigel Forshaw
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Location: Cormorant about to have lunch
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 27th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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African Penguins off the starboard bow

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By: Nigel Forshaw
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Location: False Bay
Observed: 27th April 2017
Added: 27th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Duiker

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Location: Struben Dam Bird Sanctuary
Observed: 17th April 2017
Added: 22nd April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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