Colin Hill and I went from Yarr’s Reserve in the west to Greenpark Sands in the east
At Yarr’s we got:
110 godwits (Colin had found 167 there 2 days earlier) 30 stilts At Embankment road there were: 52 wrybill 4 banded dotterel
On the gravel of Embankment Road there was a mixed finch flock […]
Hi folks, For anybody wanting to see the Travis Brown Teal now would be a good time to make a visit. There’s 3 male birds making a regular appearence, it’s not unusual to be able to see 2 at a time. Have a look in the early afternoon to the right of the culvert between […]
Definitive evidence of new arrivals today – 458 Godwits present at high tide, and increase of 165 on numbers yesterday and 140+ more than highest confirmed winter count.
A number seen with residual breding plumage and many feeding over high tide.
The flagged birds reported in recent days may well have been new arrivals (part […]
A note from the Editor : I think the rule identify your target should apply to everything you are prepared to shoot. It would be a start if courses to identify species were offered to hunters so that they could appreciate the beauty of these birds while killing them.
Well folks one less […]
Colin Hill and I went to Embankment and Jarvis Roads then to Yarr’s Reserve I banded Dott at Jarvis
Emb. Rd had
wrybills and stilts and banded dotterels (se overall totals below) and we re-found last week’s black stilt-in very good light this time Bands were definitely : Right (above the foot) green over yellow […]