November, 2010  // Posts published in November, 2010

25 Nov Posted by in News and Events | 1 comment

Community Picnic – Princess Vlei

Come and join us for a Family Picnic @ Princess Vlei Date: Saturday, 27 November 2010 Time: 13h00 onwards Bring: Picnic lunch, games and a spade to plant a tree Contact: Lorna @ 079 4959758 Frank @ 082 790 8948 for more information


08 Nov Posted by in Environment | 1 comment

The oldest Levaillant’s Cisticola ever recorded

Breaking news for the Friends group – the oldest Le Vaillant’s Cisticola ever recorded; rung at Rondevlei in the monthly sessions. People can see the full story below. On 9 October 2010 Levaillant’s Cisticola (Cisticola tinniens), ring number GA70176 was recaptured at Rondevlei Nature Reserve in Cape Town. Calvin Gibbs, an enthusiastic ringing trainee, measured […]