birding-aus Re: La Trobe Uni Wetlands

To: Michael Ramsey <>, "" <>
Subject: birding-aus Re: La Trobe Uni Wetlands
Date: Sun, 21 Nov 1999 23:36:00 +1100


> Dear Micheal,
> You'll have to forgive my naivety, as i am reasonably new to proper
> identification.
> I also should have kept a record of the day. The goose was on the water at the
> time,
> and from what i could decipher - looked like a Cape Barren. But of course in
> hindsight
> it could have been a hybrid of sorts. I'll need to exercise more care in the
> future i think!.
> Cheers,
> Mark Kliene.
> Michael Ramsey wrote:
> > Dear Mark,
> >
> > Having studied at La Trobe Uni for three years (96-98) I often visited the
> > wetlands and saw many of the birds that you have on the list you posted to
> > birding-aus. However I am interested in your sighting of a Cape Barren Goose
> > as I have never seen that species there. It also appears unusual being an
> > inland record. Did you see the bird at the large Sports Fields Lake ?. I
> > would be interested in knowing where. I also regularly visit Banyule Flats
> > which in another e-mail you said you often visit. It really is a great spot
> > to see many species in suburban Melbourne. My list there is over 100
> > species.
> >
> > Happy Birding,
> > Michael Ramsey
> > Parkville
> >
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