The blacksmith lapwing or blacksmith plover (Vanellus armatus) occurs commonly from Kenya through central Tanzania to southern and southwestern Africa. The vernacular name derives from the repeated metallic 'tink, tink, tink' alarm call, which suggests a blacksmith's hammer striking an anvil.
Blacksmith Lapwing
Date Location Count
2021-07-04 09:40Etosha NP--Okaukuejo Camp2
2021-07-04 07:56Etosha NP--Gemsbokvlakte1
2021-07-03 14:02Etosha NP--Rietfontein2
2021-07-02 07:36Etosha NP--Okevi Loop2
2021-07-03 07:31Etosha NP--Namutoni Camp2
2021-07-02 15:33Etosha NP--Chudop3
2021-07-02 10:21Etosha NP--Dik-Dik Drive3
2021-07-20 13:43Windhoek--Avis Dam4
2021-07-24 07:15Liuwa Plain NP
2021-07-16 13:37Barotse Plains Causeway3
2021-06-29 06:47Ngepi Camp Lodge2
2021-07-25 07:42Bwabwata National Park--Buffalo Core Area10
2021-06-27 11:33Mahango Game Reserve1
2021-07-11 11:50Island View Lodge8
2021-07-05 11:46Kalizo Lodge4
2021-07-23 17:47Musekese Camp1
2021-07-06 19:18Sitatunga Camp
2021-07-18 15:44Chobe River--boat trip (Botswana)2
2021-07-03 09:33Zambezi NP--Chamabonda Vlei2
2021-07-16 09:21Victoria Falls Sewerage Ponds14
2021-07-11 08:16Victoria Falls Rain Forest2
2021-07-20 07:12Frangilla Lodge
2021-07-07 20:40Shoebill Camp Site4
2021-06-27 09:41Hwange NP--Guvalava Pan5
2021-07-11 06:06Singita Sabora Tented Camp2
2021-06-30 07:22Kalahari Monate Lodge3
2021-07-07 07:00Serengeti NP--Moru Kopjes
2021-07-06 07:00Serengeti NP--Seronera
2021-07-19 16:46Kiambi Lodge1
2021-07-20 14:12Kanyemba Island (Zambezi River/Kafue River Confluence)1
2021-07-16 08:12Serengeti NP4
2021-07-06 11:07West Coast NP--Geelbek hides vicinity3
2021-07-19 07:32Lake Nakuru NP6
2021-07-21 11:22Lake Elementaita--Serena Camp (formerly Delamere Camp)2
2021-06-28 07:24Lake Elementaita--Sentrim Lodge (formerly Flamingo Camp)2
2021-07-11 14:58Green Point Park2
2021-07-25 14:16Blouberg--Dolphin Beach1
2021-07-08 08:45Majik Forest1
2021-07-13 11:00Lake Naivasha--Crescent Island8
2021-07-10 09:21Rondevlei Nature Reserve20
2021-06-27 08:07Naivasha Town1
2021-07-18 08:53Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater12
2021-07-24 10:28Table Mountain NP--Olifantsbos
2021-07-20 14:38Table Mountain NP--Cape Point Section4
2021-07-15 15:16Mpala Research Centre--Hippo Pool2
2021-06-27 16:53Khama Rhino Sanctuary
2021-07-23 13:00Ol Pejeta Conservancy1
2021-07-25 08:29Macassar Sewage Works2
2021-07-15 06:15North Luangwa NP2
2021-07-11 08:42Lourens River Mouth4
2021-07-24 17:39Solio Game Reserve2
2021-07-16 16:53Manguo Swamp
2021-07-17 14:01Lilac Campsite and Tented Camp2
2021-07-20 09:30Oloi Oshobor2
2021-07-04 07:09Borana Conservancy--Borana Wildlife Lodge1
2021-06-27 07:24Nairobi NP--Nagolomon Dam2
2021-07-24 10:13Nairobi NP3
2021-07-08 06:15Samburu NR
2021-06-30 07:00Tarangire NP
2021-07-09 08:17Mogobane Reservoir5
2021-07-22 09:31Mwea Rice Fields30
2021-06-28 09:00Arusha NP
2021-07-25 12:28Amboseli NP
2021-07-12 13:41Amboseli NP--Ol Tukai Lodge4
2021-07-04 09:05Marlborough Vlei Sewage Works2
2021-07-05 11:42Marataba Lodge
2021-07-25 06:28Tsavo West NP--Kilaguni Lodge
2021-07-25 09:59Dikhololo Game Reserve2
2021-07-14 13:21Hekpoort vicinity1
2021-07-10 13:26Mikumi NP1
2021-07-11 10:34Sondela Nature Reserve4
2021-07-16 15:07Radium1
2021-07-01 12:42Walkhaven Dog Park1
2021-07-19 08:45Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden1
2021-07-10 11:13Diepsloot Nature Reserve4
2021-07-09 09:20Wilderness NP2
2021-07-13 10:46Kloofendal Municipal Nature Reserve4
2021-07-19 06:55Eagle Canyon Golf Estate4
2021-07-09 16:21The Lakes Park1
2021-07-17 14:24Dainfern12
2021-07-25 10:47Golden Harvest Park1
2021-07-17 06:20Dinokeng Game Reserve (Please be more precise)
2021-07-25 09:53Darrenwood Dam2
2021-07-16 09:41Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary2
2021-06-27 10:26Strubendam Bird Sanctuary2
2021-07-11 07:30Glen Austin Bird Sanctuary4
2021-06-27 06:30Modderfontein Reserve2
2021-07-12 11:24Rietvlei Nature Reserve--Coots Corner1
2021-07-24 17:54Rietvlei Nature Reserve32
2021-07-11 07:30Eikenhof5
2021-07-11 11:07Meyer's Farm
2021-07-18 09:00Polokwane GR2
2021-06-27 12:52Goukamma Nature Reserve--Ferry Trailhead2
2021-07-25 07:30Thokoza Wetland10
2021-07-09 14:05Knysna--Belvidere Estate3
2021-07-10 12:14Bullfrog Dam2
2021-07-21 08:07Korsman Bird Sanctuary
2021-06-27 07:19Suikerbosrand--Blesboklaagte Road2
2021-07-18 11:43Woodbourne Pans8
2021-07-11 07:14Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve2
2021-07-18 13:51Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve--northeast corner4
2021-07-02 07:04Emily Moon River Lodge
2021-07-20 14:41Marievale Bird Sanctuary5
2021-07-11 09:51Qodesh Campground2
2021-07-10 09:16Selous Game Reserve--Roho Ya Selous
2021-07-16 20:39Nature's Valley2
2021-07-25 06:37Loskop Dam Nature Reserve8
2021-07-11 07:16Kruger NP--Bridge over Luvuvhu River
2021-07-12 07:46Kruger NP--Crooks Corner
2021-07-19 08:30Leeupan (Mpumalanga Province)26
2021-07-03 11:00Secunda
2021-07-06 16:09Kruger NP--Engelhard Dam
2021-07-19 18:56Ngala Private Game Reserve
2021-06-27 06:41Kruger NP--Orpen Rest Camp1
2021-06-27 06:45Manyeleti Game Reserve2
2021-07-03 07:17Nelspruit--Mataffin2
2021-06-27 11:48Kruger NP--S1402
2021-07-14 13:37Dulini Private Game Reserve
2021-07-09 14:00Kruger NP--Talamati Bushveld Camp
2021-07-26 07:21Kruger NP--S31
2021-07-15 13:59Sabi Sand Game Reserve--Kirkmans Kamp1
2021-07-24 07:52Kruger NP--Waterhole Rd/S652
2021-07-26 10:40Lake Panic Bird Hide1
2021-07-24 08:48Kruger NP--Transport Dam4
2021-07-26 11:12Kruger NP--Skukuza Golf Club3
2021-07-24 10:35Kruger NP--Skukuza Camp1
2021-07-04 06:35Kruger NP--Berg-en-Dal Camp2
2021-07-14 09:18Kwandwe Private Game Reserve1
2021-07-21 17:02Kruger NP--Sunset Dam3
2021-07-03 09:30Marloth Park4
2021-07-24 06:10Kruger NP--S1303
2021-07-25 12:45Kruger NP--Crocodile Bridge Camp2
2021-07-01 08:26Nahoon Estuary Nature Reserve8
2021-07-03 14:50Pietermaritzburg--Darvill Resources Park40
2021-07-06 17:16Pongola NR4
2021-06-27 06:40Maputo Special Reserve--Lagoa Chiguti
2021-07-19 06:02Phinda GR
2021-07-05 09:50Nibela Floodplains6
2021-06-30 10:46Umlalazi NR1