Migrating HE, and a local bird list

To: Geoffrey Dabb <>
Subject: Migrating HE, and a local bird list
From: martin butterfield <>
Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2010 16:50:54 +1000
I have been misrepresented! 
  1. The reporting of Red Junglefowl is more associated with a village other than Carwoola;
  2. The local journal of record is the Stony Creek Gazette; and
  3. It was founded well before 2009!

On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 9:31 AM, Geoffrey Dabb <> wrote:

The advantages of village life, Julia.  Each plays their role.




From: kamprad [
Sent: Tuesday, 28 September 2010 5:24 PM
To: canberrabirds chatline
Subject: [canberrabirds] Migrating HE, and a local bird list


Honeyeater migration

I have been away for 3 weeks. Before I left there had been a increase in the numbers of honeyeaters around our house - a few Yellow-faced and White-napes honeyeaters and Red Wattlebirds. Yesterday I saw several groups of approx 20 YFHE moving with purpose coming from the north east. A Noisy Friarbird was calling and seen along the road.

Local bird list.

Martin Butterfield writes a bird column for a local monthly newsletter in our area. The column is enjoyed by many local residents. Several birdwatchers send him their observations. As I have been home only a few days this month I was surprised I had managed to see 69 species. The mostnotable are -

Nesting Fairy Martins

Nesting White-browed Scrubwren

Australasian Shelduck

Rufous Songlark

European Goldfinch

Brown Falcon

Southern Whiteface

White-necked Heron

Migrating honeyeaters


Cheers Julienne


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