Lake Tuggeranong Ibis

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Subject: Lake Tuggeranong Ibis
From: Ryu Callaway <>
Date: Sun, 16 Aug 2015 12:14:08 +0000
There were well in excess of 300 Australian White Ibis and 35+ Straw-necked Ibis roosting on the 2 southern islands of Lake Tuggeranong, which flew in from the east. Also roosting there were 4 Great Cormorants and 3 female Darters. Every afternoon, we see many large flocks of ibis fly over Fadden and MacArthur due west, and the opposite direction in the mornings. Direction-wise, these flocks are clearly the ones that end up at Lake Tuggers. Now I am really curious to where these ibises spend the day... Maybe over the border? 

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