BIRDLINE NSW - update 10 Aug 1998

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Subject: BIRDLINE NSW - update 10 Aug 1998
From: "Gladwin, Chris [JJPAU]" <>
Date: Mon, 10 Aug 1998 04:43:51 -0400
Huge numbers of commoner seabirds close inshore during the storm at all
Sydney and Central Coast headlands were the major highlights by observers in
New South Wales over the last week:

ROYAL ALBATROSS 1 Norah Head, Central Coast 8/8
COMMON DIVING PETREL    1 off Maroubra, Sydney 8/8
NORTHERN GIANT PETREL   1 Maroubra 8/8, 1 Norah Head 8/8
PROVIDENCE PETREL       90 Maroubra 8/8 
FLUTTERING SHEARWATER   8000 in 8 hours off Maroubra 8/8
OSPREY          1 Narrabeen and Dee Why, Sydney all week
GREY GOSHAWK    1 Lady Carrington Drive, Audley 2/8, 1 Erina, Central Coast
BLACK FLACON    1 Mount Tanandra, Macquarie Marshes 31/7
CASPIAN TERN    9 The Entrance, Central Coast 8/8
WHITE-FRONTED TERN      102 The Entrance 8/8, 35 Maroubra 8/8
TOPKNOT PIGEON  60 Lady Carrington Drive, Audley 2/8
BAR-SHOULDERED DOVE     2 Ingleside, Sydney 27/7
BARN OWL                1 Marsden park, Sydney 2/8
YELLOW-TAILED BLACK COCKATOO    45 Centennial Park, Sydney 8/8
KING PARROT     20 Barradine 7/8 - west of normal range
SWIFT PARROT    20 Londonderry, Sydney 3/8     
GROUND CUCKOO-SHRIKE    3 Mt. Tanandra 31/7, 3 10km north of Barradine 6/8

Chris Gladwin
Sydney, Australia

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