Any swifts in ACT?

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Subject: Any swifts in ACT?
From: Harvey Perkins <>
Date: Tue, 1 Mar 2005 09:30:57 +1100
Have any of you noted W-tN (or even FtS) over Canberra this summer?

The only swifts (White-throated Needletails) I've seen in the ACT this year were 6 flying low over my brother's place in Gooreen St (Reid) on 20 Feb (about 13:30 h I think - unsettled conditions with drizzle, winged termites in mass nuptial flight).

Only others I've seen all summer were 9 over Crookhaven Heads (near Nowra) on 29 Jan.

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