Re: Black-necked Stork

To: "Osborn, Paul PR" <>
Subject: Re: Black-necked Stork
From: moris <>
Date: Mon, 25 May 1998 21:25:38 +1000
Osborn, Paul PR wrote:
> Hi all,
> On Saturday morning (23rd May 98) a Black-necked Stork flew over our
> property near Cooranbong NSW (~3305S 15125E). This is only the second
> sighting of this species at our place, the last being January 1994 when
> a pair flew over. This bird came in from the SW and made a left turn to
> fly off to the north and over The Gap into the Hunter Valley.
> Paul Osborn
> Paul Osborn
> BHP Research & Technology Development
> PO Box 188 Wallsend, NSW, 2287
> Ph: (02) 49792705
> VPN: 8843 2705
> Fax: (02) 49792022

Hi Paul,
You may have noticed in the most recent NSWFOC Newsletter June 1998 that
a pair of Black-necked Storks were seen at nearby Mandalong on 24 March
1998 and this was the first time since 1996 that they had been recorded
south of Newcastle.

Alan Morris
NSWFOC Records Officer

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