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Stellenbosch Birds


Bird galleries

List of Bird Photos
Jill Adams' Birds (Watercolours)
Some of Jill's birds from The Birds around us
Andre Olwage's Birds (Watercolours)
Nico's Birds of Prey
Nico's Owls
Small birds
Rosie' Turacos
Klaus Kassel at WCNP
Peet's Birds
Bird Potpourri
Awie's Birds
Beautiful Kalahari
Fritz Weaver
Basie van Zyl's birds
Basie's Birds of Prey
Ingo's Birds
Louis Groenewald's birds
Pieter's Raptors
Awie's Water games
Awie's Kalahari Birds
Roland Hill's Birds
John Murray's Birds
Hennie Cilliers' Birds
Pieter La Grange's Birds
Kirsten Frost's Birds
Adam Riley's Birds
Chris Krog's Birds
Michael McSweeney
Mark Drysdale's Birds
Birds Potpourrie 2012
Birds Potpourrie 2016
Birds Potpourrie 2017
Johan van Noordwyk
Brian Culver's Birds
Tinus Lamprecht's Birds
Billy Steenkamp's Birds
Anja Denker's Birds
Trevor Hardaker's Birds
John Tinkler's Birds
Bob Hobbes's Birds
Hennie Storm's Birds
Coen Homan's Birds
Brian Radford's Birds
Jody de Bruyn's Birds
Peek, Boo and Hoo
Derek Keats's Birds
Tim Cockcroft's Birds
Ed Raubenheimer's Birds
Stewart Mathesons' Birds
Clint Ralph's Birds
Johann Van Den Berg

Interesting Links

Rosie's children's and first bird books in one are also enjoyed by people of any age.
Zauberer Zettelwitz - Table Mountain Wizard, in German and English
Die Towenaar van Tafelberg - Table Mountain Wizard, In Afrikaans and English
with 74 Illustrations by the author and 62 bird illustrations by Jill Adams

Zettelwitz Kindle versions in German and English:
At Zauberer Zettelwitz vom Tafelberg (German Edition) and Zettelwitz the Table Mountain Wizard
At Zauberer Zettelwitz vom Tafelberg and Zettelwitz the Table Mountain Wizard
More information and link to all screenshots of the special edition.

Your book is absolutely brilliant! I can't wait to have children and will save it for them! Fantastic that you are also doing American and European versions.
Adam Riley
Rockjumper Birding Tours

BirdLife South Africa and Bird Life International
Your first stop. The BirdLife SA website brings you all the information you need and has a good links page.
2019 BirdLife South Africa official Checklist of Birds in South Africa

University of Cape Town Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology

ADU Avian Demography Unit , Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Cape Town
ADU contribute to the understanding of bird populations, especially population dynamics, and thus provide input to their conservation.
See also for Bird Ringing and Southern African Bird Atlas Project (SABAP)

Support the Southern African Bird Atlas Project 2:

Biodiversity Explorer is devoted to showing and explaining the diversity, biology and interactions of life in Southern Africa.

The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) leads and coordinates research, and monitors and reports on the state of biodiversity in South Africa.

Cape Bird Club has a lot to offer
Very interesting site for all things ornithological in Africa.

2017 BirdLife South Africa official Checklist of Birds in South Africa

Sabi Sands Game Reserve, one of the most prestigious game reserve in South Africa, famous for incredible game viewing and home to the top luxury safaris lodges.

Jay van Rensburg wildlife photos

Founded in December 2001 by Hank and Tracy Chalmers, Eagle Encounters is a bird of prey rehabilitation, education, conservation and eco-tourism centre. Go visit them at Spiers!


Bird Links to the World - Find all the wonderful links here!

English names of the birds of the world

The renown painter Graeme Arnott

Game Bird Art by Penny Meakin - beautiful!

BBC birds
With links to some of the best ornithological sites on the web.

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
See them and hear them

Another excellent site for European birds: Mike Langman artwork
His bird illustrations can be seen on nearly every RSPB reserve and on many signs all over Great Britain.

An excellent site: All About Birds The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a comprehensive resource for North American birds

Grant McCreary's The Birders Library - Book reviews and news

High quality photos:
Find excellent photos and articles in this site of the Zululand birder/photographers, Guy Upfold and Hugh Chittenden

The famous bird and nature photographer Arthur Morris  See also his blog
Envolez-vous au pays des oiseaux - A magnificent website on the birds of the world - in French and English.
Miguel Lasa - Wildlife and Nature Photography
Image Library by Albert Froneman and Chris van Rooyen at www.wildlife
Nigel Dennis' photos and books
Trevor Hardaker's beautiful website with his photos of birds and other animals
Ingo Waschkies Birds
Kirsten Frost
All About Birds The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a comprehensive resource for North American birds

A site that links to bird song sites across the world. (I enjoy Tony Phillip's pages on Topology and Arts and Mathematics, too)

Birding Africa - bird tour company.

Rockjumper Birding Tours - very tempting
'Mike O'Connor, owner of Bird Watcher's General Store, writes the popular column, Ask the Bird Folks, for The Cape Codder newspaper. 'Every week Mike tries to answer some of life's most challenging questions. You know, bird questions.'

Street end farm
Street end farm and shop in Hampshire UK supplies wild bird food of high quality.

How to Survive an Encounter With an Ostrich

Some birds have a remarkable talent for dancing

Tracking reveals songbirds' route

Suggest a link to your favourite bird websites

Cape Weaver
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Southern Double-collared Sunbird   Cinnyris chalybeus
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