Pigeon Valley Outing

BirdLife eThekwini KZN Report by Terry Walls Saturday 1st June 2019 We could not have ask for better weather as 20 birders met at the entrance of the park. We welcomed two new members and four visitors, who joined us for the outing. The Village Weavers were highly vocal and quite active on the nests in the large tree in the neighbouring garden. We split … Continue reading Pigeon Valley Outing

BLPN @ Kloof Open Gardens: 22 & 23rd June 2019

BirdLife eThekwini KZN Please pop in to support the bird club. Get a list of the top 10 plants to have in your garden to attract birds. Lovely setting, interactive slide show and bird calls, test your knowledge, have some eats and treats and buy a few bird & nature goodies. Aloes and succulents for sale in the garden. View original post Continue reading BLPN @ Kloof Open Gardens: 22 & 23rd June 2019

Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture Tracks

BirdLife eThekwini KZN Dear All Please find attached (Click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh and Mollie and our Cape Vulture N207, for the past week. This past week has not been a good one for vulture; a dead Cape Vulture was picked up in the Eastern Cape- quite close to where N207 is foraging. Cause of death still needs to be … Continue reading Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture Tracks

BLPN WEEKEND GETAWAY

BirdLife eThekwini KZN ESHOWE & SURROUNDS Dlinza Forest Aerial Boardwalk and an area we think was Dreadnought Farm ! 25th and 26th May 2019 Report by Nicolette Forbes A group of around seventeen people responded that they would be joining us for the birding weekendgetaway planned for Eshowe and surrounds and received an email with the logistics and arrangements.The plan was to meet late afternoon … Continue reading BLPN WEEKEND GETAWAY

Iphithi Outing

BirdLife eThekwini KZN Report by Sandi du Preez Wednesday 22 May 2019 Butterfly – Brown Pansy At the start of the outing we stopped at the lookout/picnic shelter and a huge flock of Thick-billed Weavers flew overhead. From this spot we also saw Black-bellied starlings, Greater double-collared Sunbird, Cape White-eyes, Yellow-fronted Canaries, a Little Sparrowhawk and Dark-capped Bulbuls. Walking down the slope to the bottom … Continue reading Iphithi Outing

Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture Tracks

BirdLife eThekwini KZN Dear All  Please find attached (Click Here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh and Mollie and our Cape Vulture N207, for the past week. Please also find attached the latest activity on our nest- no egg laid yet…. Kind regards Sonja Krüger http://www.projectvulture.org.za/ http://www.projectvulture.org.za/ https://www.facebook.com/projectvulturehttps://twitter.com/vultureproject View original post Continue reading Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture Tracks

Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks

BirdLife eThekwini KZN Dear All Please find attached (click here) the movements of our Bearded Vultures; Jeremia, Pharaoh and Mollie and our Cape Vulture N207, for the past week. Seems our Cape Vulture may breed in the Eastern Cape afterall. I have also attached a lovely photo of the adult pair from our nest camera. Kind regards Sonja Krüger https://www.facebook.com/projectvulture https://twitter.com/vultureproject. https://www.facebook.com/projectvulture View original post Continue reading Latest Cape and Bearded Vulture tracks