Re: Superb Parrots

Subject: Re: Superb Parrots
From: David McDonald <>
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 1996 21:44:28 +1000 (EST)
Hello Elisabeth 
The Murrumbidgee Conference of Bird Observers souns interesting.  Could you
tell list members more about it?

At 17:42 21/10/96 +1000,  wrote:
>Tom Karplus, Stuart Fairbairn and 1 saw c 40 Superb Parrots feeding in
>exotic trees in the centre of Yass at around 8 am on 18/10/96.  We
>watched them for about 30 minutes.  Other flocks were flying over.  We
>saw further birds flying over the Yass to Temora road.  We were on our
>way to Leeton for the Murrumbidgee Conference of Bird Observers.  This
>event was a great success with several field trips.  In the red gum forests
>by the Murrumbidgee we saw several Superb Parrots.  At Tuckerbill swamp
>we saw c 6 Australian Bittern.
>Work seems rather a drag today.
>Elisabeth Karplus (Hodson)
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