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Public Sighting of the Month

Our Public Sightings Gallery receives dozens of great pictures every month, and we've decided to introduce the "public sighting of the month" to acknowledge the excellent entries. Eric Reisinger, SANParks photographer and photo editor, selects the photo, which is displayed on our home page.

Public Sighting of the Month!

January

This is the winning image for January - Cheetah soccer at Kruger National Park by Amelia Vermaak.

January Public Sighting of the Month

February

We have two winning images for February 2012.

February Public Sighting of the Month 1

Goshawk with mouse by Rory Alexander

February Public Sighting of the Month 2

Leopard posing with Steenbok kill by Roelf Ackerman

March

This is the winning image for March - Lion eating brown hyena by Bridgena Barnard.

March Public Sighting of the Month

April

This is the winning image for April - Young hippo posing at Lake Panic by Jan van Wyk

April Public Sighting of the Month

May

We have two winning images for May 2012.

May 1 Public Sighting of the Month

Kgalagadi flowers - Elzette De Haas

May 2 Public Sighting of the Month

Baboons at play - Nick Mathios

June

Our winning image for June 2012.

June Public Sighting of the Month

Yellow Billed Stork at the Sunset Dam - Jan van Wyk

July

Our winning image for July 2012.

July Public Sighting of the Month

Heron having breakfast, taken at Sunset dam near Lower Sabie - Petri Nienaber

August

Our winning image for August 2012.

August Public Sighting of the Month

Oxpecker perched on a zebra, near the Paul Kruger gate in the Kruger National Park - Jan van Wyk

 

September

Our winning image for September 2012.

September Public Sighting of the Month

African Wild Cat in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park - Jenny Rood

 

October

Our winning image for October 2012.

October Public Sighting of the Month

Impala jump photographed near Berg-en-Dal by Amelia Vermaak.

 

November

Our winning image for November 2012.

November Public Sighting of the Month

Hammerkop and Hippo by Jan van Wyk.

 

December

Our winning image for December 2012.

December Public Sighting of the Month

Juvenile Boomslang by Richard Grant.