Beached shearwaters

To: <>
Subject: Beached shearwaters
From: "Vella" <>
Date: Mon, 23 Oct 2000 21:06:26 -0000
Wasn't there a similar big incident back in 1992 along the eastern coast? I
remember going around Long Reef (one of Sydney's northern beaches) and among
the hundreds of dead Short-tailed Shearwaters, saw one Sooty Shearwater
still alive. I gave it to a Life Saver to give it to WIRES as I could not
carry it with me on the bus back home at the time.

Is this a case of starvation?


Birding-Aus is on the Web at
To unsubscribe from this mailing list, send the message
"unsubscribe birding-aus" (no quotes, no Subject line)

<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