Youtube videos and links to press coverage of Korsman

Audible Bat Echolocation

Most insect bat echolocation is silent, but occasionally one hears certain species.
Captured at dusk at Korsman.

Swallow roosting at sunset

At times in summer, vast flocks of swallows stream in to Korsman to roost in the reed beds just before sunset.
Species include Barn, White-throated, Greater Striped and Lesser Striped Swallows.

Available in HD (recommended)


: Benoni City Times

April 10, 2019 Weed-pull Work Party at Korsman Conservancy

December 2, 2018 What Korsman is all about

November 23, 2018 Cleaning up Korsman

November 22, 2018 Korsman committee takes top SANParks award

September 4, 2018 Conservancy conducts controlled ecological burn

February 4, 2018 Volunteers clean up Korsman

October 5, 2017 Volunteers clean up Korsman Bird Sanctuary

August 24, 2017 Look what landed at Korsman

April 26, 2017 Korsman cleaned up

January 19, 2017 Many hands make light work at Korsman

Sept 15 2016 Jane explains Korsman Conservancy

Sept 2, 2016 Four feathered friends find new home in Benoni

Sept 2, 2016 All under control at Korsman

May 19, 2016 Leading by Example - Korsman Conservancy looks wonderful - Letter to BCT

May 12, 2016 Tickled Pink - Flamingos at Korsman Conservancy

April 22, 2016 Cleaning up Korsman Conservancy

August 25, 2015 Sewerage leak fixed

August 9, 2015 Sewage leaks into conservancy

March 26, 2015 Rare eagle captured on camera at Korsman Conservancy

March 26, 2015 Rare butterfly seen in Westdene

February 12, 2015 Community rids Korsman Conservancy of weeds and litter

November 27, 2014 Community intent on ridding conservancy of litter

August 11 2014 Human skeleton discovered in Lakefield

August 10, 2014 Cleaning up Korsman

July 30, 2014 Sewage leak at Korsman a health hazard

July 22, 2014 Two old ducks in search of a rare bird
(James Clarke, reprinted from The Star)

June 10, 2014 Rare visitors to Korsman (Lesser black-backed gull)

June 4, 2014 Local pilot to steer Korsman

October 12, 2013 Korsman litter picking

Water Mongoose sighting

These elusive creatures presence is normally only known by their droppings and feeding habits.
This sighting was serendipitously caught on camera.

Goliath Heron in Flight: Stop-motion

The Goliath Heron has a wingspan of 2m.
These combined photographs by Eugene Liebenberg show its flight in stop-motion.

More on Goliath Heron behaviour here

Veldfokus insert on 50|50

Goli catching fish and feeding its babies, featured on SABC2.

The Dances of the Little Ones

A fascinating close-up look taking us right into the secret world of insects

Freshwater Life

Ever wondered what lives under the surface of the Pan? Big and small aquatic creatures and their interaction with the birds.

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