Meerensee on Thursday

The next Club monthly walk wil be at Meerensee on Thursday morning 5 November.

Meerensee, meaning lake (or lagoon) and sea, forms part of the private Middelvlei Estate at the Bot River Lagoon, and falls within an international RAMSAR site for the protection of wetland habitats and water birds, according to the website of a local guest house.

Among the birds that can often be seen there are a number of breeding pairs of the endangered African Oystercatcher, Flamingos, Pelicans, Spoonbills and a number of waders and terns.

The walk will be led by Craig Holmes. Participants meet at the Onrust Trading Post at 07:15 for consolidation of transport. Bring your own refreshments.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s