Suicide Bird in Whirly Bird Ventilation System

To: "desley williams" <>, <>
Subject: Suicide Bird in Whirly Bird Ventilation System
From: "Jon Wren" <>
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 00:07:22 +1000
Desley Williams wrote
"pheasant coucals are commonly known as Suicide Birds - flying out in front of vehicles;"
At Queensland Rail they are commonly referred to by Train Drivers as the "last minute bird" always leaving it to the last minute to get outta the way. 
Jon Wren
<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>

The University of NSW School of Computer and Engineering takes no responsibility for the contents of this archive. It is purely a compilation of material sent by many people to the birding-aus mailing list. It has not been checked for accuracy nor its content verified in any way. If you wish to get material removed from the archive or have other queries about the archive e-mail Andrew Taylor at this address: andrewt@cse.unsw.EDU.AU