Red-billed Tropicbird on Lord Howe Island - an update

To: "Chris Brandis" <>, "BIRDING-AUS" <>
Subject: Red-billed Tropicbird on Lord Howe Island - an update
From: "Mike Carter" <>
Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2010 18:30:17 +1100
There is just one Red-billed Tropicbird not paired with a Red-tailed Tropicbird which is why the word 'nest' was in parenthesis. Although of similar size it has been observed to 'bully' Red-tailed Tropicbirds and possibly destroyed an adjacent nest of that species.

Mike Carter
30 Canadian Bay Road
Mount Eliza  VIC 3930
Tel  (03) 9787 7136

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