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799, Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (see species summary here)
Record status ACCEPTED Vm 2977 [on-line data upload (2012-09-20): 22304] Species Cape Weaver Observer(s) Wilson C. Country, town, locus South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Boston,
Locality Farm The Drift Latitude, longitude -29.663769, 30.003289 [2 m accuracy] Date 2012/9/16 Notes Most nests still from the previous season, but some activity in building new ones Nest count 13 Nest site tree
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vm Species code Date Nests Notes 2977 799 16/9/2012 13 Most nests still from the previous season, but some activity in building new ones 3058 799 24/9/2012 13 A lot of activity from males flying to nearby reed beds and dry grass tufts to collect material, also stripping leaves from the willow tree. Difficult to count the exact number of nests, appears to be still at 13. Cannot get closer to the tree which is on an island in a small dam 3200 799 6/10/2012 28 Much more activity this week
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