birding-aus Northern Shoveler

Subject: birding-aus Northern Shoveler
From: "Chris Lester"<>
Date: Wed, 8 Sep 1999 11:51:33 +1000
For those interested,

The Northern Shoveler was relocated this morning at about 8am.  It was on
Lake Borrie proper, at the south end swimming along the northern edge of
the dead trees where the Pied Cormorant platforms are.  There are lots of
Aus Shovellers, Hardheads and Pink-eareds.  For a bird with such a
contrast, the NS took some time to find.  It hides behind Pink-eareds very

We saw it from about the site where the Yellow Wagtail used to play on the
east side of Borrie.  It was still there when I left a bit after nine.


To unsubscribe from this list, please send a message to

Include ONLY "unsubscribe birding-aus" in the message body (without the

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>

The University of NSW School of Computer and Engineering takes no responsibility for the contents of this archive. It is purely a compilation of material sent by many people to the birding-aus mailing list. It has not been checked for accuracy nor its content verified in any way. If you wish to get material removed from the archive or have other queries about the archive e-mail Andrew Taylor at this address: andrewt@cse.unsw.EDU.AU