|To:||Lindsay Hansch <>|
|Subject:||Honeyeater migration here and there|
|From:||Martin Butterfield <>|
|Date:||Mon, 17 Apr 2017 04:12:35 +0000|
I have just returned from a drive to Bungendore. Going along Briars-Sharrow Rd was like driving through a locust swarm: my estimate was at least 500 Yellow-faced Honeyeaters flitting from hawthorn bush to hawthorn bush until the top of a mall rise where they appeared to veer off to the East.
Coming back about 30 minutes later the story was the same. I suspect, but can't prove that the two sets of birds were different so within the 30 minutes at least 1,000 birds passed through.
On 17 April 2017 at 12:28, Martin Butterfield <> wrote:
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