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roy bird



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PostPosted: Mon Sep 05, 2011 1:48 pm    Post subject: off to Uganda Reply with quote

i have just put my name down for a volunteering trip to Uganda with http://www.possibilities.org.uk/possibilities-for-travel.html
to help in an orphanage with a safari at the end and i cant Waite iv always wanted to see Africa from there side of it and nows my chance with there help OK i got to work to but i work here all the time so it will be hotter any tips on books on birds of Uganda
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Esa



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PostPosted: Mon Sep 05, 2011 3:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

take water proof binos
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Karwin



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PostPosted: Tue Sep 06, 2011 6:59 am    Post subject: Re: off to Uganda Reply with quote

roy bird wrote:
tips on books on birds of Uganda

I find Fanshawe's & Stevenson's Birds of East Africa the best. Excellent pictures, which are located on same spread with text & map. Information over Uganda birds serves eg. African Bird Club. Ugandan birding pals: http://www.birdingpal.org/Uganda.htm

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roy bird



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PostPosted: Wed Sep 07, 2011 6:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

thank you Karwin always a help i will have a better look when i finish these 12 hour shifts Crying or Very sad
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roy bird



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 07, 2011 9:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm not going to Uganda now as the air lines put the price up more than twice as much and the guy who runs the hole thing cant afford it so it been put off till 2013 and i was gutted was so looking forward to it

Roy
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Strixaluco



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PostPosted: Sat Oct 08, 2011 9:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sorry to hear this, Roy - very disappointing.
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roy bird



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PostPosted: Thu Oct 18, 2012 11:24 pm    Post subject: its on Reply with quote

its all back for march 2013 all payed up and ready to go looking forward to it now sorry i dont get on here much anymore will keep trying put two photos on here today may be more to come when i can
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Strixaluco



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 19, 2012 8:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

This is good news - roll on March 2013! Smile
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roy bird



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 19, 2012 10:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

yes thats what i say just have to buy a few things birdbooks and that sort of thing
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 26, 2012 12:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

got the bird book had some vaccination's only 92 days to go not that im counting Laughing
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