A diary of a retired South African Water Ranger.

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Helmeted Guinaefowl

Sunday, August 9, 2009

Guinaefowl caught in fishing line

Two Helmeted Guineafowl was found on one day with their feet entangled in fishing line

Mongoose released at Rietvlei, Cape

One female Water Mongoose, caught at Intaka Island , was released in the bird-hide block on 31-7-2009

A male Water Mongoose was trapped and released to join the female on 5 August 2009

Bird Activity Rietvlei, Cape -- bird-hide block

Tue 28 Jul 2009

35 Glossy Ibis
1 African Fish-Eagle
2 Black-shouldered Kites
4 Great Crested Grebes
10 Mousebirds


Birds eye view from the island at Rietvlei. Photogrash taken 2002