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#1 Liam

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:18 PM

Very excited about this one.
Was able to get out birding this morning and found these two lovely birds.
It shouldn't be too hard.
Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, Augusta, GA.

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#2 Limpkin

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:21 PM

Whoa, very cool! Congratulations!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:27 PM

thats a good one for Georgia. congrats

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:29 PM

Lucky you!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:32 PM

wow.....

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:35 PM

Congrats!!! Me and my hubby were hoping to see some when we went through Nebraska but we just saw about 40 miles of Sandhill Cranes.

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:37 PM

Sandhills only for me yesterday also, which was pretty nice, but . . .

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 04:55 PM

Congrats ! They are so majestic in flight.
Thank you for your time !

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 05:13 PM

Nice white ibises!

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 05:54 PM

Nice white ibises!


I thought they were American White Pelican ;-)

Congrat's Liam! I was planning to go to Aransas NWR next winter to get these. Didn't know you could get them in Georgia! Did you get to hear their call ??
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 06:33 PM

I thought they were American White Pelican ;-)


Snow Geese? ;)

Edited by Pat B., 01 April 2012 - 08:19 PM.

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#12 Liam

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 06:35 PM

Thanks guys. That wasn't the only shot I got.

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Have a great April 1, guys. ;)

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 07:02 PM

An April Fool's joke.... LOL
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Posted 01 April 2012 - 08:32 PM

Please tell me this not a joke!!! I was soo exited!

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#15 Liam

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 08:51 PM

I wish!

But sorry, an April Fool's Joke. It's kinda an annual tradition for me.

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#16 Limpkin

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 09:15 PM

Haha, awh. Second time I've been fooled today. You found photos that looked liked Phinizy, and everything.

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 09:26 PM

Good one Liam

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:58 PM

great shot! Awesome Bird Liam!

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Posted 02 April 2012 - 03:01 AM

Youngsters can be so annoying. :angry:

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Posted 02 April 2012 - 06:40 AM

i can't believe i fell for that :b

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