bird quiz

Subject: bird quiz
From: lorne <>
Date: Wed, 17 Jun 1998 16:22:01 +0000
Hello birdlovers... Lorne here... hope you're all well...

I present the GREAT AUSSIE BIRDING QUIZ!!!!!!!!

Below are five questions. The first person to e-mail either myself or
birding-Aus with the correct answers will receive the following...

a. a stuffed Paradise Parrot, complete with plastic, ten-foot termite
mound for the backyard.
b. a gloss 8 x 10 b&w photo of an archaeoptyrx.
c. a one kilo bag of Nigh Parrot droppings.
d. "The Birds" on video.

but wait, there's more...

e. six Black Butcherbirds (to go with the STEAK knives!)

HERE WE GO... GOOD LUCK!!!!!!!!!!

1. Which has the pale eye, the weebill or Yellow Thornbill?
2. How does one pronounce, according to guides, a Pacific Baza's contact
3. What bird is this...    serels yosot wlo ?   (unjumble letters)
4. What word starting with C stands for a bird that is active at dawn
and dusk?
5. What is the term for a Peregrine Falcon's bent wing attack dive?
6. In which direction do logrunners scrape dirt?
7. What colour feet does a Blue-billed Duck have?
8. What colours are an Oriental Pratincole's underwings?
9. Fill in the blanks....   ______ _________ Sooty Albatross.
10. On what mountain, near Julatten, Qld., can one find Blue-faced
Finches if they are lucky?

Send me back the answers folks.

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