Rottnest Island Yesterday

Subject: Rottnest Island Yesterday
From: (Shane Raidal)
Date: Mon, 23 Dec 1996 08:36:38 +0800
On a windy snorkeling trip to Rottnest yesterday I managed to sneak in a bit 
of birdwatching while cycling around the island:

Caspian Tern, 
Crested Tern, 
Avocet x 3
Banded Stilts x 100
Osprey - carrying a fish
Ruddy Turnstones
Red-necked stints
?? grey plover x 1
Pied cormorant
Silver gull
Black Duck
Grey Teal
Spotless Crake
White fronted Chat
Rock Parrots x 4
Rainbow Bee Eater
Welcome Swallow
Tree Martin
Sacred Kingfisher
Peafowl and chicks (are these peachicks or chickpeas?)
Spotted and Senegal turtle doves
Ringneck pheasant
Aust raven
Singing honeyeater
Silvereye (heard not seen)

Plus lots of fish!

Shane Raidal

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