The Black-winged Stilt (Afrikaans Name, Rooipootelsie) a wader, is a common resident around local estuaries, vleis and marshes.

Stilt fly

The regional population is some 15 000 birds.

Bl-W Stilt

We spotted them on a trip to Strandfontein Sewage Works this weekend. Look at those legs!

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  1. Prof. Sitwala Imenda
    5 May 2018

    Greetings!!

    Requesting permission to use some of your photos. I am working on a translation of names of birds and animals from Silozi (my home language spoken in Zambia and Namibia) to English.

    Rgs

    Prof. SN Imenda
    Mobile: 0828883606

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    • admin
      24 May 2018

      Greetings to you Professor

      You are welcome to use some of our photos as long as you give us credit for the use of them

      Regards
      Pat

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