Mon, 27 Mar 2006 09:34:46 +1100
First real sign of honeyeater movements
over home in Kambah on Sunday, with mainly small groups of fewer than ten birds
moving from SW to NE (usual direction for my place) between 10 am and midday. Largest flock was 45
birds. Estimated 120 birds over the two hours but I wasn’t keeping a very
ph (02) 6240 7103 fax (02) 6123 5525
26 March 2006 15:48
To: William Compston;
Subject: Re: [canberrabirds] yfhes
Today for the first time I noticed YFHEs migrating in
loose flocks in Canberra. It was a perfect warm calm day.
# A flock of 10 birds at Lake Jerrabomberra
# Another flock of 10 birds at Isabella Pond at 2.30pm moving along lake margins in Casuarina.
On 3/25/06, Marnix Zwankhuizen <>
Several YFHEs along Lake Rd at Lake
George today. They werent very mobile though.
On 3/25/06, William Compston <> wrote:
No cold snap yet and little rain. But days
are shortening No reports of
yellow faced honey eaters on the move. Perhaps people have been seeing them
and not reporting them moving through the suburbs? Other years there
been reports before now. Must still be food in the mountains. Any
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