oa Madoqua - Capture and transport of oxpeckers Buphagus erythrorhynchus & B. africanus from the Eastern Caprivi Strip, SWA/Namibia
|Article Title||Capture and transport of oxpeckers Buphagus erythrorhynchus & B. africanus from the Eastern Caprivi Strip, SWA/Namibia|
|© Publisher:||Namibian Ministry of Environment and Tourism|
|Affiliations||1 Department of AgricuIture and Nature Conservation, Windhoek|
|Publication Date||Jan 1987|
|Pages||251 - 253|
|Keyword(s)||Artificial food, Drinking, Feeding in captivity, Injuries, Mortalities, MuItiple feeding sites, Roosting, Sandbathing, Sensitive to cold, Temporary holding cage, TransIocation and Trapping|
Mist nets in kraals were used to capture redbilled and yellowbilled oxpeckers. Methods of keeping, feeding and transporting oxpeckers in temporary cages are discussed.
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