80 Different Bird Species

To date we have identified around 80 different kinds of birds at Koedoeberg, making it an absolute delight for bird watchers. We would like to extend a special thanks to Carel van Heerden for compiling the list and providing us with some photographs. Carel can be contacted on (083) 261-7352 or email him.

African Fish Eagle - Visarend

Ant-Eating Chat - Swartpiek

Arrow Marked Babbler - Pylvlek Katlagter

Black Cuckoo - Swart Koekoek

Black-Chested Snake Eagle - Swartborsslang Arend

Blackheaded Oriole - Swartkop Wielewaal

Blacksmith Plover - Bont Kiewiet

Brown Hooded Kingfisher - Bruinkop Visvanger

Cape Robin - Gewone Jan-Frederik

Crested Barbet - Kuifkop Houtkapper

Crested Francolin - Bospatrys

Crowned Plover - Kroon Kiewiet

Diederik Cuckoo - Diederikkie

Eastern Red Footed Kestrel - Oostelike Rooipoot Valk

Egyptian Goose - Kolgans

European Bee Eater - Europese Byvreter

European Night Owl - Europese Naguil

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Forktailed Dronge - Mikstert Byevanger

Grey Heron - Bloureier

Ostrich - Volstruis

Pied Babbler - Wit Katlagter

Pied Barbet - Bont Houtkapper

Red Billed Teal - Rooibek Eend

Red Chested Srike - Rooibors Laksman

Red Crested - Bos Korhaan

Scimitar-Billed Wood Hoopoe - Swartbek Kakelaar

Spur Winged Goose - Wilde Makou

Three Banded Plover - Drieband Strandkiewiet

Yellow Billed Duck - Geelbek Eend

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  1. Guinea Fowl – Tarentaal
  2. Secretary Bird – Sekretarisvoël
  3. African Fish Eagle – Visarend
  4. Cape Vulture – Krans Aasvoël
  5. White Backed Vulture – Witrug Aasvoël
  6. Lappet-Faced Vulture – Swart Aasvoël
  7. Black-Chested Snake Eagle – Swartbors Slangarend
  8. Steppe Buzzard – Bruin Jakkalsvoël
  9. Black Winged Kite – Blou Valk
  10. Yellow Bold Kite – Geelbekwou
  11. Eastern Red Footed Kestrel – Oostelike Rooipootvalk
  12. Spotted Eagle Owl – Gevlekte Ooruil
  13. European Night Owl – Europese Naguil
  14. Grey Loerie – Kwêvoël
  15. White Backed Moosebird – Witkruis Muisvoël
  16. Redfaced Moosebird – Rooiwang Muisvoël
  17. Crested Barbet – Kuifkop Houtkapper
  18. Pied Barbet – Bont Houtkapper
  19. Yellow Fronted Tinker Barbet – Geelbles Tinker
  20. Brown Hooded Kingfisher – Bruinkop Visvanger
  21. European Bee Eater – Europese Byvreter
  22. Scimitar-Billed Wood Hoopoe – Swartbek Kakelaar
  23. Red Billed Wood Hoopoe – Rooibek Kakelaar
  24. Southern Yellow Billed Hornbill – Geelbek Neushoringvoël
  25. Black Sunbird – Swart Suikerbekkie
  26. Marico Sunbird – Marico Suikerbekkie
  27. European Night Jar – Europese Naguil
  28. Piew Crow – Witborskraai
  29. Fiscal Srike – Fiskaal Laksman
  30. Red Backed Srike – Rooirug Laksman
  31. Red Chested Srike – Rooibors Laksman
  32. Red Chested Cuckoo – Piet-My-Vrou
  33. Black Cuckoo – Swart Koekoek
  34. Cacobin Cuckoo – Bont Nuwejaarsvoël
  35. Diederik Cuckoo – Diederikkie
  36. Black Cuckoosrike – Swart Katakoeroe
  37. Forktailed Dronge – Mikstert Byevanger
  38. Blackheaded Oriole – Swartkop Wielewaal
  39. Red Eyed Bulbul – Rooi-Oog Tiptol
  40. Arrow Marked Babbler – Pylvlek Katlagter
  41. Pied Babbler – Wit Katlagter
  42. Kurrichane Thrush – Rooibek Lyster
  43. Ground Scraper Thrush – Gevlekte Lyster
  44. Ant-Eating Chat – Swartpiek
  45. White Throated Robin – Witkeel Jan-Frederik
  46. Cape Robin – Gewone Jan-Frederik
  47. Kalahari Robin – Kalahari Wipstert
  48. Paradise Flycatcher – Paradys Vlieëvanger
  49. Fiscal Flycatcher – Fiskaal Vlieëvanger
  50. Spotted Flycatcher – Europese Vlieëvanger
  51. Marico Flycatcher – Marico Vlieëvanger
  52. Chat Flycatcher – Groot Vlieëvanger
  53. Whittled Starling – Lel Spreeu
  54. Glossy Starling – Kleinglans Spreeu
  55. Redwinged Starling – Rooivlek Spreeu
  56. Capewhite Eye – Kaapse Glasogie
  57. Titbabbler – Bosveldcheriktik
  58. Yellow Billed Duck – Geelbek Eend
  59. Spur Winged Goose – Wilde Makou
  60. Egyptian Goose – Kolgans
  61. Red Billed Teal – Rooibek Eend
  62. Grey Heron – Bloureier
  63. Cattle Egret – Veereier
  64. Hammerkop – Hammerkop
  65. Black Stork – Groot Swart Ooievaar
  66. Hadeda – Hadeda
  67. Ostrich – Volstruis
  68. Red Crested – Bos Korhaan
  69. White Quilted – Witvlerk Korhaan
  70. Crowned Plover – Kroon Kiewiet
  71. Blacksmith Plover – Bont Kiewiet
  72. Wattled Plover – Lel Kiewiet
  73. Three Banded Plover – Drieband Strandkiewiet
  74. Coqui Francolin – Sweempie
  75. Crested Francolin – Bospatrys
  76. Swainson’s Francolin – Bosveldfisant