Birds of
Southern
Africa

Walvis Bay
Pre-Trip
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African (Black) Oystercatcher

African (Black) Oystercatchers

Bank Cormorant

Black-headed Heron

Blacksmith Lapwing

Blacksmith Lapwings

Black-winged Stilt

Black-winged Stilt

Bokmakierie

Cape Cormorants

Cape Crombec

Cape Crombec

Cape Crow

Cape Sparrow

Cape Teal

Cape Wagtail

Chestnut-banded Plover

Chestnut-vented Tit-Babbler

Common Fiscal

Common Greenshank

Common Greenshank

Common Tern

Common Waxbill

Crowned Cormorant

Curlew Sandpiper

Damara Tern

Damara Tern

DesertCisticola

Dune Lark

Dusky Sunbird

Eared Grebe

Egyptian Goose

Eurasian Curlews

FamiliarChat

Gray-headed Gull

Gray Heron

Gray's Lark

Greater Flamingos

Great White Pelicans  Breeding

Hartlaub's Gull

House Sparrow

Kelp Gull

Kittlitz's Plover

Kittlitz's Plover

Laughing Dove

Lesser Flamingo

Little Egret

Little Egret

Little Grebe

Little Stint

Namaqua Dove

Namaqua Dove  Female

Orange River White-Eye

Pied Avocet

Pririt Batis

Red-capped Lark

Red-faced Mousebird

Red-knobbed Coot

Red-knobbed Coot

Red-necked Phalarope

Rock Dove

Rock Kestrel

Ruff

Rufous-eared Warbler

Southern Masked-Weaver

Southern Pale Chanting-Goshawk

Southern Pale Chanting-Goshawk

Speckled Pigeon

Spotted Eagle-Owl

Swallow-tailed Bee-Eater

Swift Tern

Three-banded Plover

Tractrac Chat

Whimbrel

White-backed Mousebird

White-breasted Cormorant

White-fronted Plover


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Fauna

Four-striped Grass Mouse

Springbok

Suricate (Meerkat)


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Insects

Tenebrionid Beetle


Pre-Trip
Flora

Swakop River Bed

Swakop River Bed


Pre-Trip
Scenery

Flying tTo Walvis Bay

Flying to Walvis Bay

Flying to Walvis Bay

Kuiseb Delta

Kuiseb Delta

Kuiseb Delta

Kuiseb Delta

Kuiseb Delta

Hansa Hotel

Hansa Hotel - Our Room

Hansa Hotel - Our Room

Hansa Hotel - Common Area

Hansa Hotel - Dinning Room

Hansa Hotel - Court Yard

Swakopmund - Street Scene

Walvis Bay - Street Scene

Walvis Bay - Airport

Walvis Bay - Street Scene

Walvis Bay - Dunes

Namib Desert

Namib Desert

Namib Desert

Namib Desert

Namib Desert - Melon

Dorob National Park Sign

Salt Works

Salt Pan

Swakop River Bed

Swakop River Bed

Swakop River Bed

Swakop River Bed

Swakopmund - War Memorial

Swakopmund - Lighthouse

Swakopmund - Palm Beach

Seabird Guano

Swakopmund - Atlantic Ocean

Swakopmund - Gravel Plains

Swakopmund - Salt Mining

Swakopmund - Desert

Dolorite Rock Beds

Uranium Oxide

Uranium Oxide

Swakop River Bed

Golf Course - Sign

Swakopmund - Pier

Swakopmund - Pier

Swakopmund - Atlantic Ocean


Pre-Trip
Other Photos

Brad - Walvis Bay

Joanne - Hansa Hotel

Brad - Hansa Hotel

Brad - Walvis Bay

Brad - Walvis Bay

Joanne - Hansa Hotel

Brad - Swakopmund Lighthouse

Joanne - Walvis Bay

Brad - Namib Desert

Brad - Namib Desert

Brad - Swakop River Bed - Lunch

Joanne - Hansa Hotel

Joanne - Hansa Hotel

Brad - Swakopmund Airfield

Joanne & Brad - Swakopmund Airfield