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Birding the Wildest Islands of the Caribbean

Almost invisible on a map of the world, the two tiny islandsof Trinidad and Tobago are located at the southern end of the Caribbean, justoff …

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Ruff at Marivale in October 2020, possibly a female (non-breeding)
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The ruff – our non-binary migrant

I love ruffs. Part of the reason for this is that they arrive in Gauteng, South Africa from the northern hemisphere during the chill, dusty …

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Birding in the southern Drakensberg

Tips to finding the southern Drakensberg specials in the Rhodes, Naude’s Neck Pass, Tenahead and TIffendell areas.

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Basic evolutionary biology for birders

The video contained in this page was a webinar on Learn-the-Birds in October, 2020. Birds have played a critically important role in the origin of …

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Webinar recording – Buy equipment not software: quality open source (free) software for bird photographers

When you get into bird photography, you soon realise that you need to process your photos, and having just spent a small fortune on camera …

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Ruff, one of our migratory waders
Bird news

Wader conservation world watch 7 for 2020

A world-wide count of Waders / Shorebirds is happening Saturday 31st October 00h00(SAT) to Sunday 1st November 23h59 (SAT) 2020

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