Observations in the Order: Ciconiiformes

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

fishing in the Crocodile

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Crocodile Bridge, Kruger Park
Observed on: 4th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Bird at Mankwe Dam

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By: rwentzel
Location: Mankwe Dam, Pilansberg
Observed on: 22nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Is this a Reed Cormorant but its eyes are not red.?

Cape Cormorant (H.Bay)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Hout Bay harbour
Observed on: 24th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1

Darter

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Location: Two River Trail, Grahamstown
Observed on: 22nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Grey Heron Fishing, GRBG

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 22nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: Just 5m behind this scene, several hundred runners/walkers pounded by, oblivious to the bird, the bird unconcern by the noise and movement. A surreal moment, worlds apart.

African Penguin

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By: Melissa PetfordMelissa Petford's reputation in BirdsMelissa Petford's reputation in Birds
Location: Boulders Beach, Simons Town
Observed on: 1st November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 7
Comments: 0

Hadeda ibis

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By: outrampsjean
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Location: The Island, Sedgefield
Observed on: 17th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th November 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Large, grey bird. Long probing beak. Nerve wracking call in flight.

Grey Heron

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 19th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: I have not seen this species here since the drought when the dam level fell, exposing mud flats.

Egretta intermedia subsp. brachyrhyncha (Yellow-billed Egret)

 Egretta intermedia subsp. brachyrhyncha (Yellow-billed Egret)
By: Nicky
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Location: Thomas Baines Nature Reserve
Observed on: 29th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Volunteer Time

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: V & A Waterfront, Two Oceans Aquarium
Observed on: 18th June 2013
Added to iSpot: 19th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 2

Breede Weekends

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By: MViljoen
South African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Breede River
Observed on: 12th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Breede Weekends

By: MViljoen
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Location: Breede River
Observed on: 19th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Grey Heron

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Observed on: 15th May 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Green-backed Heron

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, weir near old entrance
Observed on: 2nd April 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Southern Bald Ibis

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mkhondvo River bridge, MR13, Shiselweni
Observed on: 30th June 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: Grassland on the edge of timber plantation.

Southern Bald Ibis

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Malolotja Nature Reserve, NE of small forest N of cabins
Observed on: 2nd August 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: Adult, adult and juvenile. Feeding on firebreak.

Purple Heron

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mbuluzi Game Reserve, pan near road NE from entrance
Observed on: 7th August 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Hadeda Ibis

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mbuluzi Game Reserve, Loflers Lodge
Observed on: 7th August 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Black Stork

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, rhino pools
Observed on: 9th August 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Whitebreast Cormorant

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 18th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

goliath

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Gazanthombi, Kruger National Park
Observed on: 2nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

grey

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Sunset Dam, Lower Sabie
Observed on: 2nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

open- but yellow

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Sunset Dam, Lower Sabie
Observed on: 2nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Hadeda Ibis

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, fishing trail opposite cane store
Observed on: 19th October 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Reed Cormorant

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Observed on: 20th October 2013
Added to iSpot: 18th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Hadeda Ibis

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, road S of campsite before loop road
Observed on: 29th December 2013
Added to iSpot: 17th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

a little

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Ngwenya Lodge
Observed on: 2nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Hamerkop

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: H1-3, Kruger National Park
Observed on: 6th October 2011
Added to iSpot: 17th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 2
Description: An interesting perch

Egad! Egrets

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By: vynbos
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Location: Strandfontein Sewerage Works
Observed on: 16th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Cormorant

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Location: Strandfontein Sewerage Works
Observed on: 16th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Pic 2 a juvenile, I think.

Belly-can

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By: vynbos
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Location: Strandfontein Sewerage Works
Observed on: 16th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 7

I'll hammer in the morning

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Ngwenya Lodge
Observed on: 1st November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Hamerkop

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By: kbraunsdkbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birdskbraunsd's reputation in Birds
Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, weir near old entrance
Observed on: 9th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Bubulcus ibis_CattleEgret

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By: johanbaard
South African National Parks
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Location: Bibbeyshoek, Goudveld, Knysna
Observed on: 15th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 16th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Little Egret (Wild.ness)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Garden Route National Park
Observed on: 14th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

African Sacred Ibis

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Location: The Island, Groot-brak
Observed on: 13th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Glossy ibis - GISS

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By: Ricky TaylorRicky Taylor's reputation in BirdsRicky Taylor's reputation in Birds
Location: Nyamithi Pan, Ndumo
Observed on: 24th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

woolly-necked stork

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By: Ricky TaylorRicky Taylor's reputation in BirdsRicky Taylor's reputation in Birds
Location: Ndumo GR
Observed on: 24th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 10th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Bald Ibis

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By: Kobus LubbeKobus Lubbe's reputation in BirdsKobus Lubbe's reputation in BirdsKobus Lubbe's reputation in Birds
Location: R712, Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed on: 18th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

White-Breasted Cormorant

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Location: Rondevlei Lake, Wilderness
Observed on: 6th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 6th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Great Crested Grebe

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Location: Rondevlei Lake, Wilderness
Observed on: 6th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 6th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Crowned cormorant

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Birds
Location: R355, Kleinsee
Observed on: 19th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

White breasted cormorant

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By: Francois KrielFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in BirdsFrancois Kriel's reputation in Birds
Location: R355, Kleinsee
Observed on: 19th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 2

White-Breasted Cormorant

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By: HermanViviersHermanViviers's reputation in BirdsHermanViviers's reputation in Birds
Location: Glentana, Western Cape
Observed on: 2nd June 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Saddlebill

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By: Nick Helme
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Location: Okavango1
Observed on: 12th May 2007
Added to iSpot: 5th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Little Bittern

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Location: RONDEVLEI RESERVE
Observed on: 5th November 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Flamingoes

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By: vynbos
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Location: Strandfontein Sewerage Works
Observed on: 2nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Sacred Ibis

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By: vynbos
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Location: Strandfontein Sewerage Works
Observed on: 2nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Glossy Ibis

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By: vynbos
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Location: Strandfontein Sewerage Works
Observed on: 2nd November 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Pic 2 shows the iridescence. Bad photos cos it was taken through binocs

Grey Heron

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By: MagdaMagda's reputation in BirdsMagda's reputation in BirdsMagda's reputation in Birds
Location: Chanel from Imfolozi River
Observed on: 5th February 2013
Added to iSpot: 1st November 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

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