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INTERESTING OBSERVATIONS DURING MAY 2021

Posted on the 30th May 2021
We have again received some very interesting reports during this month, too many to report on. We feature a small selection of our personal favourites: The sta... Read more »

A PROVISIONAL BIRD CHECKLIST FOR THE OVERBERG REGION

Posted on the 5th May 2021
BIRDS OF THE OVERBERG – A PROVISIONAL CHECKLIST (This checklist was compiled in May 2021 after the completion of Steve Peck's report on birds recorded in the Overberg region during th... Read more »

THE ENDEMIC BIRD SPECIES OF THE LANGEBERG REGION

Posted on the 17th April 2021
(These are provisional lists of the endemic and near-endemic bird species recorded in the Langeberg local municipal region of the Western Cape. All comments on changes, corrections and additions wo... Read more »

Trip Reports

Report on our visit to the southern sections of the Kruger National Park

Posted on the 9th June 2021
Report on our visit to the southern sections of the Kruger National Park – 14 to 28 May 2021 (Report and images by Theanette Staal) A visit to the Kruger National Park is always a tre... Read more »

BIRDING IN THE KLAASVOOGDS REGION NEAR ROBERTSON

Posted on the 16th May 2021
Members of BirdLife Overberg received an invitation to visit the Galloway Guest House in Klaasvoogds West outside Robertson to explore birding opportunities in the region. Nine of us stayed in the ... Read more »

CASUAL BIRDING AT STANFORD

Posted on the 25th April 2021
A few of us enjoyed a very enjoyable outing to Stanford yesterday. Conditions were not optimal for birding as it was a typical in-between autumn day and there was a cross-country race with us havin... Read more »

Sightings

BIRDS SEEN IN THE OVERBERG DURING JUNE 2021

Posted on the 6th June 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 June 2021. Keep in mind that th... Read more »

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 »