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Surrounded by Table Mountain National Park and the mighty Atlantic Ocean, Scarborough is a special place. Our community ideology is to practice sustainable living principals and care for the environment. Members take special note of all the wildlife in the area and keep a record to promote awareness and protection of our natural heritage.

467 Birds (75 Species)
132 Mammals (21 Species)
29 Reptiles (14 Species)
3 Amphibians (3 Species)
5 Others (3 Species)

Klipspringer (Oreotragus oreotragus) Mammal Share

3 animals, one may have been young. Seemed too big to be Klipspringer. Very grey


Spotted over 1 year ago (03 July 2016 11:30:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @lilybovim

Unsure

Cape dune molerat (Bathyergus suillus) Mammal Share

Captured & killed by a dog alongside reserve fence.


Spotted over 1 year ago (30 June 2016 08:00:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @lilybovim

Caracal (Caracal caracal) Mammal Share

no sighting of animal but clear , fresh Caracal tracks seen in the sand dunes


Spotted almost 2 years ago (02 March 2016 07:00:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @ghostdog

African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus) Bird Share

Single penguin Swimming at Scarbs beach


Spotted about 2 years ago (10 November 2015 15:00:00) captured by @ghostdog

Cape Legless Skink (Acontias meleagris) by @RichardGebhardt

Cape Legless Skink (Acontias meleagris) Reptile Share

Cape Legless Skink found dead on our garden path in Scarborough.


Spotted about 2 years ago (09 November 2015 16:00:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @RichardGebhardt

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) Bird Share

Spotted about 2 years ago (09 November 2015 12:03:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @ghostdog

Southern Elephant Seal (Mirounga leonina) by @ghostdog

Southern Elephant Seal (Mirounga leonina) Mammal Share

Scarborough beach


Spotted about 2 years ago (02 November 2015 07:28:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @ghostdog

Spotted Thick-knee (Burhinus capensis) by @ghostdog

Spotted Thick-knee (Burhinus capensis) Bird Share

Spotted about 2 years ago (21 October 2015 06:57:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @ghostdog

Cape gray mongoose (Galerella pulverulenta) Mammal Share

Spotted about 2 years ago (03 October 2015 09:29:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @ghostdog

Egyptian Goose (Alopochen aegyptiaca) Bird Share

Spotted about 2 years ago (02 October 2015 12:00:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @ghostdog

Cape Bulbul (Pycnonotus capensis) Bird Share

Spotted about 2 years ago (02 October 2015 10:48:00) in Table Mountain - National Park captured by @ghostdog

Rock Hyrax (Procavia capensi) Mammal Share

Spotted about 3 years ago (13 November 2014 08:00:00) captured by @RichardGebhardt

Cape Clawless Otter (Aonyx capensis) by @russweston

Cape Clawless Otter (Aonyx capensis) Mammal Share

Spotted about 3 years ago (28 October 2014 07:10:00) captured by @russweston

Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) by @russweston

Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) Bird Share

Spotted about 3 years ago (23 September 2014 15:00:00) captured by @russweston

Spotted Eagle-Owl (Bubo africanus) by @russweston

Spotted Eagle-Owl (Bubo africanus) Bird Share

Spotted over 3 years ago (15 June 2014 18:30:00) captured by @russweston

Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) Bird Share

Spotted over 3 years ago (09 June 2014 18:00:00) captured by @russweston

Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus) by @russweston

Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus) Bird Share

Spotted over 3 years ago (11 May 2014 08:00:00) captured by @russweston

Southern Boubou (Laniarius ferrugineus) by @PenA

Southern Boubou (Laniarius ferrugineus) Bird Share

Spotted over 3 years ago (06 May 2014 12:00:00) captured by @PenA

Hadeda Ibis (Bostrychia hagedash) Bird Share

Spotted over 3 years ago (06 May 2014 07:30:00) captured by @russweston

Bontebok (Damaliscus dorcas) Mammal Share

Group of 6 with calf, second sighting over 2 days.


Spotted about 4 years ago (08 December 2013 12:30:00) captured by @ghostdog

Egyptian Goose (Alopochen aegyptiaca) Bird Share

a Pair in the wetland area next to the reserve fence.


Spotted about 4 years ago (08 December 2013 10:00:00) captured by @ghostdog

Bontebok (Damaliscus dorcas) Mammal Share

Group of 6 with 1 calf.


Spotted about 4 years ago (07 December 2013 10:00:00) captured by @ghostdog

Redwinged starling (Onychognathus morio) by @russweston

Redwinged starling (Onychognathus morio) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (01 December 2013 09:00:00) captured by @russweston

Common slugeater (Duberria lutrix) by @russweston

Common slugeater (Duberria lutrix) Reptile Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (27 November 2013 11:00:00) captured by @russweston

Chacma baboon (Papio ursinus) Mammal Share

Large male walking South, one loud bark.


Spotted about 4 years ago (26 November 2013 15:20:00) captured by @ghostdog

Chacma baboon (Papio ursinus) Mammal Share

Single adolescent male, on top of a roof barking.


Spotted about 4 years ago (23 November 2013 04:45:00) captured by @ghostdog

African Sacred Ibis (Threskiornis aethiopicus) by @russweston

African Sacred Ibis (Threskiornis aethiopicus) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (21 November 2013 10:45:00) captured by @russweston

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) by @russweston

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (21 November 2013 07:50:00) captured by @russweston

Speckled Pigeon (Columba guinea) by @russweston

Speckled Pigeon (Columba guinea) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (21 November 2013 07:40:00) captured by @russweston

White-breasted Cormorant (Phalacrocorax lucidus) by @russweston

White-breasted Cormorant (Phalacrocorax lucidus) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (21 November 2013 07:35:00) captured by @russweston

African Black Oystercatcher (Haematopus moquini) by @russweston

African Black Oystercatcher (Haematopus moquini) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (21 November 2013 07:25:00) captured by @russweston

Black-headed Heron (Ardea melanocephala) by @russweston

Black-headed Heron (Ardea melanocephala) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (21 November 2013 07:20:00) captured by @russweston

Helmeted Guineafowl (Numida meleagris) by @russweston

Helmeted Guineafowl (Numida meleagris) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (20 November 2013 11:07:00) captured by @russweston

Chacma baboon (Papio ursinus) by @russweston

Chacma baboon (Papio ursinus) Mammal Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (20 November 2013 11:05:00) captured by @russweston

Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea) by @russweston

Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (17 November 2013 07:30:00) captured by @russweston

Clicking stream frog (Strongylopus grayii) Amphibian Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (16 November 2013 12:00:00) captured by @russweston

White-necked Raven (Corvus albicollis) by @russweston

White-necked Raven (Corvus albicollis) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (16 November 2013 08:00:00) captured by @russweston

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) by @russweston

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (16 November 2013 07:10:00) captured by @russweston

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) by @russweston

Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (16 November 2013 07:00:00) captured by @russweston

Caspian Tern (Hydroprogne caspia) by @russweston

Caspian Tern (Hydroprogne caspia) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (15 November 2013 07:10:00) captured by @russweston

Yellow Bishop (Euplectes capensis) by @russweston

Yellow Bishop (Euplectes capensis) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (15 November 2013 07:00:00) captured by @russweston

Sand Rain Frog (Breviceps rosei) by @russweston

Sand Rain Frog (Breviceps rosei) Amphibian Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (13 November 2013 12:00:00) captured by @russweston

Cape Porcupine (Hystrix africaeaustralis) by @russweston

Cape Porcupine (Hystrix africaeaustralis) Mammal Share

Two males fighting http://youtu.be/1N6RawN8_f4


Spotted about 4 years ago (13 November 2013 03:00:00) captured by @russweston

Verreaux's Eagle (Aquila verreauxii) Bird Share

Pair flying Southwards along Misty Cliffs


Spotted about 4 years ago (05 November 2013 12:30:00) captured by @russweston

Olive house snake (Lamprophis inornatus) Reptile Share

Ridden over by car in road.


Spotted about 4 years ago (05 November 2013 10:00:00) captured by @ghostdog

Great White Shark (Carcharadon carcharias) Other Share

Reports by surfers that there has been a 4 M greatwhite in the bay for the past 3 days. Windsurfers who passed the shark confirmed it to be a great white.


Spotted about 4 years ago (02 November 2013 15:00:00) captured by @ghostdog

Black Sparrowhawk (Accipiter melanoleucus) Bird Share

Hunting Rock Martins on Beach Road


Spotted about 4 years ago (27 October 2013 07:30:00) captured by @russweston

Rock Martin (Ptyonoprogne fuligula) by @russweston

Rock Martin (Ptyonoprogne fuligula) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (24 October 2013 22:00:00) captured by @russweston

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (17 October 2013 15:00:00) captured by @russweston

Southern right whale (Balaena glacialis) Mammal Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (17 October 2013 11:00:00) captured by @russweston

Cape Porcupine (Hystrix africaeaustralis) Mammal Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (17 October 2013 03:20:00) captured by @russweston

Black-shouldered Kite (Elanus caeruleus) by @russweston

Black-shouldered Kite (Elanus caeruleus) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (08 October 2013 17:10:00) captured by @russweston

Kelp Gull (Larus dominicanus) by @russweston

Kelp Gull (Larus dominicanus) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (08 October 2013 10:10:00) captured by @russweston

Common Ostrich (Struthio camelus) by @russweston

Common Ostrich (Struthio camelus) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (08 October 2013 10:00:00) captured by @russweston

Karoo Prinia (Prinia maculosa) by @russweston

Karoo Prinia (Prinia maculosa) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (08 October 2013 09:50:00) captured by @russweston

Helmeted Guineafowl (Numida meleagris) by @russweston

Helmeted Guineafowl (Numida meleagris) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (08 October 2013 09:45:00) captured by @russweston

Southern right whale (Balaena glacialis) by @russweston

Southern right whale (Balaena glacialis) Mammal Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (05 October 2013 15:20:00) captured by @russweston

Southern right whale (Balaena glacialis) by @russweston

Southern right whale (Balaena glacialis) Mammal Share

3 pairs plus a mother and calf


Spotted about 4 years ago (04 October 2013 13:00:00) captured by @russweston

White-necked Raven (Corvus albicollis) by @russweston

White-necked Raven (Corvus albicollis) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (30 September 2013 08:30:00) captured by @russweston

Hadeda Ibis (Bostrychia hagedash) by @russweston

Hadeda Ibis (Bostrychia hagedash) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (29 September 2013 14:35:00) captured by @russweston

Malachite Sunbird (Nectarinia famosa) by @russweston

Malachite Sunbird (Nectarinia famosa) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (29 September 2013 14:30:00) captured by @russweston

Southern right whale (Balaena glacialis) by @russweston

Southern right whale (Balaena glacialis) Mammal Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (29 September 2013 13:10:00) captured by @russweston

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) Bird Share

Spotted about 4 years ago (27 September 2013 17:00:00) captured by @ghostdog

Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) Bird Share

With frog in beak.


Spotted about 4 years ago (26 September 2013 13:50:00) captured by @ghostdog

Cape Grassbird (Sphenoeacus afer) Bird Share

A Pair


Spotted about 4 years ago (23 September 2013 18:30:00) captured by @ghostdog

Cape genet (Genetta tigrina) Mammal Share

Held hostage up a strelitzia by our two domestic cats. Eventually makes his getaway. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHQOGsDTjK4


Spotted about 4 years ago (18 September 2013 07:00:00) captured by @russweston

Striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio) Mammal Share

attracted by crumbs swept from the house


Spotted over 4 years ago (12 September 2013 10:00:00) captured by @ghostdog

Striped mouse (Rhabdomys pumilio) Mammal Share

Spotted over 4 years ago (25 August 2013 09:30:00) captured by @ghostdog

Yellow Bishop (Euplectes capensis) Bird Share

Spotted over 4 years ago (25 August 2013 09:25:00) captured by @ghostdog

Cape Bulbul (Pycnonotus capensis) Bird Share

Spotted over 4 years ago (25 August 2013 09:25:00) captured by @ghostdog


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