Rietvlei Nature Reserve through Greenies' Eyes

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Post by Richprins » Tue Mar 15, 2016 6:03 pm

Jolly good, Harry!

Algae, you know! O-/
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Post by H. erectus » Tue Mar 15, 2016 6:48 pm

Richprins wrote:Algae, you know!
Not mission supportive at all,..groentesop,..
Heh,.. H.e

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Post by Lisbeth » Wed Mar 16, 2016 7:47 am

It's a darter not a cormorant, Harry O/\ O/\

Nice pics ^Q^ ^Q^
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Post by harrys » Thu Mar 17, 2016 1:27 pm

Some more....

Red Hardbees and calf

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Blesbok trek

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Some Springboks

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Beautiful Red hardbees Bul

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Rhino with 2 passengers

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Eland

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Red-knobbed Coots

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Birdie

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Lots of birds and nests on the island

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Water monitor

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Post by Flutterby » Thu Mar 17, 2016 1:46 pm

Your ducks are Red-knobbed Coots. \O

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Post by Lisbeth » Thu Mar 17, 2016 2:47 pm

You had some great sightings, Harry ^Q^ ^Q^

The cormorants nesting in a tree is :shock:

I love the Blesbok trek \O
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Post by Richprins » Thu Mar 17, 2016 7:52 pm

Ja, also like the buck trekking over the mountain resignedly there, Harry! :twisted:



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Post by Pumbaa » Thu Mar 17, 2016 11:36 pm

Thanks Harrys,

in fact you had stunning sightings - Lots of birds and four legged ones even rhino ^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^
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Post by ExFmem » Thu Mar 17, 2016 11:44 pm

Sounds like a wonderful outing, harrys. ^Q^ ^Q^ LOVE the rhino with riders lol lol . I know NOTHING about birds, but why are "cattle egrets" -O- on a rhino? Equal opportunity freeloaders, I suppose. O/\ ;-)

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Post by Lisbeth » Fri Mar 18, 2016 9:04 am

To have a better view O**

The cattle egret removes ticks and flies from cattle and other large grazing mammals and consumes them...the ticks and flies ;-)
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