|To:||COG List <>|
|Subject:||Mulloon Fire trail and news form the Tinderries|
|From:||martin butterfield <>|
|Date:||Wed, 29 Sep 2010 17:03:01 +1000|
The ANPS WWs went along the Mulloon fire trail from Forbes Creek to Bombay today. There was a lot of bird activity on the Forbes Creek end, but it gradually got quieter as we went NE. The highlight was a Spotted Quail-thrush about halfway (although when I did a recce to the creek crossing on Monday they were present in good numbers around the crossing). If anyone is into Pomaderris the display along the trail is pretty impressive and there are a heap of Greenhood orchids around the junction with the Gourock trail! |
The following is an extract form an email from So Moore, whose property in the Tinderries was visitd by the COG mid-week group earlier this year.
"The Dusky Woodswallows are back and I have been seeing Diamond Firetails and Hooded Robins during the winter. I saw a Yellow Robin near the house recently -- not a new sighting but quite unusual -- also a pair of Scarlet Robins (not uncommon but not a common as the Flame -- a bit unusual for the time of year as they tend to move out of the open country)."
|<Prev in Thread]||Current Thread||[Next in Thread>|
|Previous by Date:||Migrating HE, and a local bird list, martin butterfield|
|Next by Date:||Superb Parrot at Goorooyarroo, Robin Hide|
|Previous by Thread:||Pinnacle walk on Oct 10, John Brannan|
|Next by Thread:||Superb Parrot at Goorooyarroo, Robin Hide|
|Indexes:||[Date] [Thread] [Top] [All Lists]|
The University of NSW School of Computer and Engineering takes no responsibility for the contents of this archive. It is purely a compilation of material sent by many people to the Canberra Ornithologists Group mailing list. It has not been checked for accuracy nor its content verified in any way. If you wish to get material removed from the archive or have other queries about the list contact David McDonald, list manager, phone (02) 6231 8904 or email . If you can not contact David McDonald e-mail Andrew Taylor at this address: email@example.com.EDU.AU