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

Paradise Flycatcher

October’s bird of the month is the Paradise Flycatcher (Terpsiphone viridis). Photograph by Alex Delides of the Rhenosterspruit Nature Conservancy  

2012-07-10

Barn Owl

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

2015-08-30

Cape Vulture

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

2015-08-30

Blacksmith Plover

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

2015-08-30

Crested Barbet

This month's Bird of the Month is the Crested Barbet (Trachyphonus vaillantii).  Crested Barbet - photograph courtesy of Operation Wildflower

2015-08-30

Bird of the Month

Halfcollared Kingfisher

Bird of the Month

Groundscraper Thrush

Bird of the Month

Redbilled Woodhoopoe

Bird of the Month

Cattle Egret

Bird of the Month

Brown-hooded Kingfisher

Bird of the Month

Blue waxbill