982 results found.


Sandwich Tern (6)
Sterna sandvicensis
Jan 1 1970
A common migrant to southern African waters
Oct 25 2020
Black Tern (46)
Chlidonias niger
Jan 1 1970
Not as common in SA as it is in the US. Found mainly on the west coast of Namibia
Oct 12 2020
Lesser Yellowlegs (32)
Tringa flavipes
Nov 4 2015
Yes I have seen Lesser yellowlegs in South Africa. We have had a couple of records
Sep 11 2020
Dunlin (36)
Calidris alpina
Jan 1 1970
An uncommon vagrant to our shores but thought I had better include something familiar to your American viewers
Sep 11 2020
Little Blue Heron (33)
Egretta caerulea
Mar 20 2017
I will leave you with a bird common to all North Americans.We had a lost Little Blue Heron on the West coast of SA which survived for 6 years before it disappeared. This is my last post for 4 weeks. We are off to photograph some Penguins (amongst others) on board the Silver Cloud travelling from Cape Horn (Ushuaia)to the Cape of Good Hope (Cape Town). enjoy some good bird viewing!
Feb 23 2020
Cooper's Hawk (45)
Accipiter cooperii
Feb 16 2020
female
There are now 46 Cooper's Hawks uploaded - but you never get tired of seeing them. Photo or in person :)
Feb 17 2020
Glaucous-winged Gull (13)
Larus glaucescens
Feb 16 2020
winter plummage
A few kilometers from the border at Point Roberts.
Feb 17 2020
Great Blue Heron (170)
Ardea herodias
winter plummage
Bradenton, Fl.
Jan 12 2020
Forster's Tern (17)
Sterna forsteri
Jan 9 2020
winter plummage
Anna-Maria Island Beach, Bradenton Fl.
Jan 10 2020
Laughing Gull (20)
Larus atricilla
Jan 9 2020
winter plummage
Anna-Maria Island Beach, Bradenton, Fl.
Jan 10 2020