Silver Gulls nesting at Orange, NSW

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Subject: Silver Gulls nesting at Orange, NSW
From: Carl Clifford <>
Date: Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:14:44 +1100
Spent the weekend at Orange, NSW and was kindly shown two sites with nesting 
Silver Gulls. The first site, Wentworth Golf Club, had a pair nesting on a 
pontoon holding up the intake hose for the irrigation system in the dam just by 
the clubhouse. The pair had a single chick just starting to moult from its 
down. The second site was in Suma Park Dam, where there were 4 pairs visibly 
nesting on a small island in the dam (note, access to Suma Park is not open to 
the public). There was a constant stream of SGs flying to and from Suma Park 
and the local tip, so there may be more nesting going on than could be seen 
from my vantage point.

Carl Clifford

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