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ONE YEAR OF COVID19 RESTRICTED BIRDING IN THE OVERBERG

Posted on the 4th May 2021
Report on the Year 1 April 2020 – 31 March 2021 Bird Sightings in the Overberg Region of the Western Cape, South Africa Report compiled by Steve Peck Since the country was gripped by... Read more »

BIRDS RECORDED IN THE OVERBERG DURING MAY 2021

Posted on the 2nd May 2021
BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING MAY 2021 The following species have until now been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape Province duri... Read more »

A SELECTION OF THE BEST BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG IN APRIL

Posted on the 27th April 2021
CRACKERS FOR THE MONTH The impressive list of birds recorded in the Overberg region during April once again illustrates the vast potential of bird-watching in the region. We thank all our members a... Read more »

INTERESTING OBSERVATIONS OF BIRDS DURING APRIL 2021

Posted on the 26th April 2021
We have again received some great reports during this month and herewith we highlight a few of these. There had been a major irruption of Red-billed Queleas in... Read more »

BIRD LIST FOR THE VROLIJKHEID NATURE RESERVE AT McGREGOR

Posted on the 21st April 2021
  Apalis Bar-throated Barbet Acacia Pied (Near-endemic) Batis Cape (Endemic) Batis Pririt (Near-endemic) Bee-eater European (Summer migrant) Bishop Southern Red Bishop Yellow ... Read more »

BIRD LIST FOR THE TOWN OF MONTAGU

Posted on the 21st April 2021
PROVISIONAL MONTAGU BIRD LIST This provisional list of birds recorded in Montagu town includes species confirmed in the Montagu Mountain Reserve. The species were recorded by the late Rob Martin ... Read more »

BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING APRIL 2021

Posted on the 2nd April 2021
The following species have until now been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape Province during the month of April 2021. Keep in mind that t... Read more »

BIRD OBSERVED IN THE OVERBERG REGION DURING MARCH 2021

Posted on the 2nd March 2021
BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING MARCH 2021 The following species have until now been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape Province duri... Read more »

BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING FEBRUARY 2021

Posted on the 2nd February 2021
The following species have until now been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape Province during the month of February 2021. Keep in mind tha... Read more »

BIRDS RECORDED IN THE OVERBERG SINCE THE OUTBREAK OF THE PANDEMIC

Posted on the 13th January 2021
We reacted to the COVID19 lockdown period by requesting members, collaborators and friends to report bird species recorded in the Overberg each month. This had proven to be very popular with at lea... Read more »

BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING JANUARY 2020

Posted on the 3rd January 2021
The following species have until now been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape Province during the month of January 2021. Keep in mind that... Read more »

REPORT ON BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING DECEMBER 2020

Posted on the 30th December 2020
Members of BirdLife Overberg started recording birds seen in their gardens during the initial level 5 COVID19 lockdown period in April. This proved to be very enjoyable, entertaining and interestin... Read more »

BIRDS RECORDED IN THE OVERBERG DURING DECEMBER 2020

Posted on the 30th December 2020
BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING DECEMBER 2020 The following species have until now been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape Province d... Read more »

SPECIES RECORDED IN THE OVERBERG ON BIRDING BIG DAY 2020

Posted on the 30th November 2020
BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG ON BIRDING BIG DAY ON 28 NOVEMBER 2020 The following species have been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape ... Read more »

BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING NOVEMBER 2020

Posted on the 30th November 2020
The following species have until now been identified by BirdLife Overberg members and friends in the Overberg region of the Western Cape Province during the month of November 2020. Keep in mind tha... Read more »