Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest

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Subject: Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest
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Date: Sun, 8 May 2016 14:35:06 +0000
The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period 
Monday, May 2, 2016 to Sunday, May 8, 2016:

Area: SA

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Location: Middleton, Surfers Parade Beach to Middleton Beach

Hooded Plover (Thinornis rubricollis) (1) 2 adult birds, one with red flag on 
right leg, and 2 juvenile birds.  Foraging amongst sand & seaweed moving 
westwards. A very windy day, keeping the beach quiet of human activity.

Reported by: Amanda Pearce on Monday, May 2, 2016


Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016

Location: Hindmarsh Is Murray Mouth

Bar-tailed Godwit (Limosa lapponica) (11) 11 Bar tailed Godwit with 1 Black 
tailed just south of river mouth on sandbar feeding with great enthusiasm .

Sooty Oystercatcher (Haematopus fuliginosus) (20) 20 Sooty Oystercatchers along 
with 10 Pied on Goolwa ocean beach , water right up to vegetation driven by big 

Red-necked Stint (Calidris ruficollis) (30) Red neck Stint group some birds 
very coloured up, near Goolwa bird hide.

Reported by: William Brooker on Friday, May 6, 2016


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