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Weaver Wednesday 3  - Range changes : Southern Masked Weaver2017-04-05 (775)
Weaver Wednesday 3: range changes in S Africa (species text)
Southern Masked Weaver Ploceus velatus
Range changes in SA
The points below match the points on the map above.
Areas with very large increases include:
Mixed results (increases and decreases):
Areas with very large decreases:
Range changes elsewhereZimbabwe: increase in Harare due to vegetation and gardens (Brooke 1963a).
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Weaver Wednesday 3  - Range changes : Southern Masked Weaver (2017-04-05)
Weaver chick movements (2015-05-25)
Weaver Wednesday  - Discovery : Southern Masked Weaver (2015-04-01)
PAPER: masked casanova (2014-07-14)
Southern Masked Weaver - near daily 'blog' (2013-11-22)
Development of Southern Masked Weaver chick (2013-11-03)
PAPER: How long does it take a weaver to build a nest? (2013-09-30)
PAPER: Learning and memory in nest building by weavers (2013-08-12)
PHOWN caterpillar from Villiers to Harrismith (2013-07-12)
The GREENest range-change map of all: Southern Masked Weaver (2013-03-21)
PAPER: Moult analyses in R (2013-02-18)
Southern Masked Weaver survey in Pretoria (2012-12-07)
PAPER: Southern Masked Weaver colony notes (2012-12-03)
First PHOWN records from Lesotho (2012-09-29)
Weaver Wednesday : Southern Masked Weaver (2012-08-22)
PHOWN repeats of Namibian Masked Weaver colony (2012-08-16)
PAPER: Nest building in Southern Masked Weavers (2011-08-06)
Weaver chick now 1 year 10 months 12 days old (2011-06-27)
PAPER: Nest morphology in African weaver birds (2009-10-25)