Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest

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Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2015 14:35:05 +0000
The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period 
Monday, June 22, 2015 to Sunday, June 28, 2015:

Area: SA

Date: Saturday, June 20, 2015

Location: Port Victoria

Hooded Plover (Thinornis rubricollis) (8) 4 pairs of Hooded Plover seen on the 
beaches north and south of Port Victoria, Yorke Peninsula. No leg tags were 
seen on these birds.

Reported by: Graham Crooks on Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Date: Sunday, June 21, 2015

Location: Sturt Street, Adelaide

Eastern Spinebill (Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris) (1) In Christie Walk 
(resdential) garden. Reportedly ocassional visitor but first seen by me.

Reported by: Jim Allen on Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Date: Sunday, June 21, 2015

Location: Point Sturt Peninsula

White-naped Honeyeater (Melithreptus lunatus) (2) Two birds foraging in Spotted 
Gums on private property, then flew off towards the east. A rare vagrant 
species to this area.

Pallid Cuckoo (Cuculus pallidus) (1) A single bird sitting on fence posts,about 
halfway along the Point Sturt Road. This species is rarely observed in the 
district in recent years.

Reported by: Nathaniel Doecke on Monday, June 22, 2015


Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Location: Port Elliot 5212

Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus funereus) (60+) Large flock 
flying low over township

Reported by: Winston Syson on Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Date: Thursday, June 25, 2015

Location: Port Elliot 5212

Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus funereus) (70) 70+ birds flew 
from Freeman's knob heading East towards Goolwa

Reported by: Winston Syson on Saturday, June 27, 2015


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