more late breeding

To: "'canberrabirds'" <>
Subject: more late breeding
From: "Barbara Allan" <>
Date: Mon, 13 Jun 2011 17:48:18 +1000

Passed a Sulphur-crested Cockie this morning, having regurgitated something shoved down its throat, all the while still making begging noises. In Macadam Place, Page, where there are stands of oaks, so possibly the acorns are the attraction. This is the third year the SCCs have had young extremely late in the season in that general area. They couldn’t be holding off breeding till the acorns were ready, could they? b

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