Top 5 birders
The Wider Gauteng (100K) Challenge takes place on an annual basis. It covers two circular areas around the province’s two biggest cities, Johannesburg and Pretoria. The circles’ mid-points are City Hall and Church Square respectively, with a 100 km radius each. The objective of the challenge is to see how many bird species can be recorded in this area in one calendar year.
CirclesJohannesburg 100 km circle: -26.20436, 28.04112; 100 km
Pretoria 100 km circle: -25.74644, 28.18803; 100 km Mabalingwe Nature Reserve, Kgaswane Nature Reserve, Boskop Dam Nature Reserve, Mabusa Nature Reserve, Mkhombo Nature Reserve, SS Skosana Nature Reserve
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