How to avoid being swooped by a magpie | Blog - NSW National Parks

To: "David McDonald (Personal)" <>
Subject: How to avoid being swooped by a magpie | Blog - NSW National Parks
From: Anthony Overs via Canberrabirds <>
Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2024 07:00:22 +0000
Thanks, David
A simple mistake from a person with no idea about birds?
I blame laziness. A media person with no clue googles magpie and comes up with the wrong species:
- The image below from the ACT Government's Health directorate, during covid


On Fri, 9 Feb 2024 at 16:49, David McDonald (Personal) <> wrote:

The NSW National Parks has a great website, mostly accurate I presume, but it may be that the person who selected the photo of the nesting magpie should have asked for someone to proofread their work before it went live:




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