Hartebeestfontein Conservancy is proud to offer articles about trees, flowers, birds and alien species of the region. 

Blacksmith Plover

The March bird of the month is the Blacksmith Plover  Photograph by Gavin Orbel in the Rhenosterspruit Nature Conservancy

2015-08-30

Redbilled Woodhoopoe

September’s bird of the month is the Redbilled Woodhoopoe (Phoeniculus purpureus) Photographs courtesy of Annette Raaff.

2012-09-10

Brown-hooded Kingfisher

April’s bird of the month is the Brown-hooded Kingfisher (Halcyon albiventris). Brown-hooded Kingfisher, Halcyon albiventris - Photographed by E Stockenstroom, Rhenosterspruit Nature Conservancy

2013-03-24

Cape Vulture

August's bird of the month is the Cape Vulture (Gyps coprotheres)

2015-08-30

Barn Owl

November’s bird of the month is the Barn Owl (Tyto alba).  (Photographed by Eris Stockenstroom, Rhenosterspruit Nature Conservancy) 

2015-08-30

Bird of the Month

Groundscraper Thrush

Bird of the Month

Cattle Egret

Bird of the Month

Paradise Flycatcher

Bird of the Month

Halfcollared Kingfisher

Bird of the Month

Blue waxbill

Bird of the Month

Crested Barbet