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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 […]


Friends – Activities for 2010

Friday 10th September from 5 PM to midnight – BUSH PUB, Where: Rondevlei Nature Reserve at the Lapa Outdoor Area (next to nursery). Sat 11 Sept – Bird ringing – Rondevlei picnic area 9am. Sat 2 Oct – SPRING FLOWER WALK – Rondevlei gate 9am Sat 9 Oct – Bird ringing – Rondevlei picnic area […]