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    5 Days in Singapore: Best Birding Places

    I will in Singapore from 26 September till 2 October. Which are the best birding spots to go to to see most of Singapore's birds? I am particlularly interested in seeing the Oriental Pied Hornbill, and Sunbirds. I will be spending a day on Pulau Ubin. Thanks.
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    Birding in Singapore

    Is Singapore open for birders again? I am planning for a week's visit at the end of September of this year?
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    Oriental Dollarbirds in Singapore

    Excellent. Thanks.
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    Oriental Dollarbirds in Singapore

    Is there a specific month(s) when Oriental Dollarbirds are found in Singapore or are they there all-year round?
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Tinkling Cisticola during excursion to Waterberg Plateau Park on 27 March.
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    4 lifers during a 9 day trip to Caprivi in Namibia: - Collared Palm-thrush - Greater Swamp Warbler - Rosy-throated Longclaw - Thick-billed Cuckoo
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    Birds of Singapore Android App

    I cannot find the Birds of Singapore Android App by Nature Society (Singapore) anywhere on Google Play Store.|=(| Can someone please direct me to where I can find it on the Play Store.
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    Best Singapore Bird Book

    Thanks. Any comments about the book: "A Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Singapore (Naturalist's Guides)"?
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    Best Singapore Bird Book

    Which is the best bird book to get for birding in Singapore? I am planning a birding trip to Singapore.
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Marsh Owl on 22 August 2019
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    Book: Australian Bird Guide

    I did check but wasn't sure. The image of book's front cover is still that of the first edition. According to CSIRO Publishing: "This Revised Edition includes updated maps, artwork and species accounts, reflecting current knowledge of the biology and distribution of Australia's birds."
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    Book: Australian Bird Guide

    Does anybody know when the revised edition of the Australian Bird Guide (CSIRO) will be available outside of AU and NZ? Especially when it will be available to purchase on Amazon?
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    4 lifers on a 12-day trip (21 March - 1 April) with the Namibia Bird Club to the south of Namibia. Hot and very dry. Saw Cinnamon-breasted Warbler, Namaqua Warbler, Barlow's Lark, and Karoo Eremomela
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    Birding in Harare

    I will be visiting Harare, Zimbabwe sometime soon. I was wondering what opportunities there are for birding within Harare and surroundings. - Are there any local guides? - Where are the best places to bird?
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Two lifers: Pink-billed Lark on Thursday 26 Oct and Caspian Plover on Friday 27 Oct during a five-day birding outing to Etosha National Park in Namibia.
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    Southern African Forum

    I will most likely be in JHB on the weekend of 5 and 6 August. Is there any place close by where I can get to see a Mocking Cliff Chat?
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Red Phalarope - single bird amongst Red-necked Phalarope yesterday at the Walvis Bay salt works in Namibia
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Sclater's Lark on 7 May 2016 during a week-long outing with the Namibia Bird Club. Lark seen at the Gras Game Lodge.
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Black-winged Pratincole during a visit to the Otjiwarongo Sewerage Works in Namibia on Sunday 6 March 2016. The target for the trip was an eclipsed Garganey which wasn't seen.
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    South African Lark ??

    Cape Grassbird
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    Tern Namibia

    Are there any tern experts out there that might be able to identify the tern in the attached photos which seems to have an orange bill?
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Red Knot at Dolphin Beach along the Namibian coast today.
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    Your Most Recent "Life" Bird

    Layard's Tit-babbler yesterday during a short stop-over at Spitzkoppe, Namibia
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    Namibia LBJ ID required

    Trevor Hardaker (I sent him an email) says it is a Rufous-naped Lark.
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    Best Field Guide for Australian birds

    Hi I have seen a number of threads on the best field guide for Australia. I was wondering if there is any field guide for Australia which compares to the Sasol Birds of Southern Africa in terms of good quality illustrations? Here in Namibia there is a scarcity of good book shops so am unable...