RE: A query about White-winged Choughs and soil

To: "Canberra Birds " <>
Subject: RE: A query about White-winged Choughs and soil
From: Robin Hide <>
Date: Sun, 17 Jul 2016 21:07:25 +0000

Thanks to all for their helpful answers/comments on my query.

Reminder to self – check the chatline archive first! - Geoffrey Dabb posted excellent images of the practice back in 2008:



From: Robin Hide [
Sent: Sunday, 17 July 2016 5:53 PM
To: Canberra Birds
Subject: [canberrabirds] A query about White-winged Choughs and soil


Do Ww Choughs use clay/soil for other purposes than making nests?


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