Spot an African Green Pigeon while birding in Kleinemond

The African Green Pigeon (Papegaaiduif), with its soft, green plumage, fancy yellow ‘socks’, bright-orange legs and feet, and scarlet cere and bill base is very colourful. I find its amazing call impossible to imitate accurately. (Picture Colin Ashwell)

Leigh Hermon

A journalist by trade, features writer on occasion and now the digital editor of SA Country Life. The first chance she gets, Leigh will tell you about a podcast she was recently listening to and how you simply have to make the move from radio. In a previous life, she once taught English on Jeju which left her with an insatiable craving for kimchi.

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