580 Wrybill – possibly a record count for the site. One bird present with colour bands Right leg Yellow/Blue, Left leg White/Orange
This bird was banded as a chick at Lower Tasman River on 02/12/2002
2 Turnstone (first of the year)
7 Red-Necked Stints (first of the year)
240 Black Billed Gulls, which included some […]
2 Eastern Rosellas around Victoria Park ranger base.
Silvereye observed feeding on possibly willow nectar or insects on the flowers. Birds were yellow around the head from the feeding activity.
1 Arctic Skua being chased by Black-Backed Gull.
12 Coot – site record count.
1 Myna – probably ship assisted from the North Island or escape.
1 Little Owl calling during the day.