Fivebough Swamp, Leeton

Subject: Fivebough Swamp, Leeton
Date: Mon, 9 Oct 2006 15:52:17 +1000

A weekend visit to Fivebough Swamp, Leeton and the hundreds of Glossy Ibis reported to this line last week are still present, along with many hundreds of Black-winged Stilt, Sharp-tailed Sandpiper and Grey Teal.  Also about 40 Australian Shelduck, many Whiskered Tern and Australian Reed-Warbler, a few White-fronted Chat and Zebra Finch, as well as Black Kite and Whistling Kite.

Also seen were Blue-billed Duck, Baillon's Crake, Australian Spotted Crake, Swamp Harrier, Black-tailed Native-hen, Red-necked Avocet and Red-capped Plover.  In all, 60 species observed over the two days.
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