Immature male koel

To: Canberra birds <>
Subject: Immature male koel
From: Wallaces <>
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 08:34:36 +0000

Koels have been very active around my place in Fraser since they arrived back this year but so far I have not recorded any juveniles nearby (closest I know of is near Spence shops). Today an immature male appeared in my yard. This is the first time I have seen a bird in this plumage in Canberra. It is possible it is not a bird which has been raised locally. A frame from my video is attached.




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