Where have all the Boobooks gone?

To: Milburns <>
Subject: Where have all the Boobooks gone?
From: "Marnix Zwankhuizen" <>
Date: Thu, 26 Oct 2006 20:59:02 +1000
I have heard Boobooks in Sep-Oct the past few years here in Gungahlin.

On 10/26/06, Milburns <> wrote:
It is mid October and this reminds me that I have not heard a Boobook
in Canberra since before the bushfires of January 2003 (although I
have found them in daytime roosts).  Is this a shared experience?  If
so does anyone have a rationale for this?  Clearly the species is
still present in the ACT but it has become very inconspicuous.

Gang-Gang and Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoos became more conspicuous
for a couple of years  post inferno but they also appear to have
decreased in numbers during the last 12 months.

The Milburns
8 Miller Street
ACT 2602

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