Bundaberg spring birds

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Subject: Bundaberg spring birds
From: "Bill Moorhead" <>
Date: Thu, 13 Sep 2001 12:01:49 +1000
Good morning,
Spring is certainly here in Bundaberg......very little rain
but warmer weather..
In the last couple of days sightings include:
1.Near Port Bundaberg on tidal marshlands
Red-kneed Plover (uncommon hereabouts)...also Red-capped & Black-fronted
Lathams Snipe (3)  loud cackling calls and flying alot
Channel-billed,Pallid and Horsfeld's Cuckoos
Royal Spoonbills feeding on mudflats
55 Species in half an hour
Four Male Rufous Whistlers...very vocal
Striped Honeyeaters...first for the year
Brahminy Kites...2 fledglings left nest last week
Mangrove Gerygone,Kingfisher and Honeyeater ...all vocal
All the best,
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