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LIVE WEBCAM - GARDEN BIRDS IN DURBAN

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  • Location: A Garden in Hillcrest, Durban, South Africa
  • Source: Mtunzi Birding
  • Info: Live streaming bird webcam in South Africa. The webcam is located at a bird feeder in a garden in Hillcrest, Durban.





More info: As well as a vast variety of birds you may also see vervet monkeys and bats visiting the feeders.
This live bird watching camera is courtesy of Mtunzi Birding For a comprehensive list of South African birds with photos, visit Creative Birding

PURPLE CRESTED TURACO

The Purple-crested Turaco is a species of bird in the Musophagidae family. It is the National Bird of the Kingdom of Swaziland, and the crimson flight feathers of this and related Turaco species are important in the ceremonial regalia of the Swazi royal family.

The Purple-crested turaco occurs from Uganda through Tanzania to the eastern half of southern Africa, where it is locally common in closed woodland and coastal forest. It eats mainly fruit and the nest is built by both male and female with one collecting sticks and passing them to the other