Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest

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Date: Mon, 13 Dec 2010 00:05:33 +1030
The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period 
Monday, December 6, 2010 to Sunday, December 12, 2010:

Area: SA

Date: Monday, November 29, 2010

Location: Bool Lagoon

Australasian Bittern (Botaurus poiciloptilus) (2) heard constantly booming over 
2 days and nights near camp site

Brown Quail (Coturnix ypsilophora) (2) good views of male and female on gunnar 
walk near lookout

Reported by: Dennis Broome on Saturday, December 11, 2010


Date: Sunday, December 5, 2010

Location: Carrakalinga Beach

Hooded Plover (Charadrius rubricollis) (6) 2 adults with 2 Imm birds (central 
beach section) 
2 adults (southern section) 1 sitting ?eggs? in signed/protected area near 
river outlet

Reported by: Sue Winwood & Margaret Moxon on Monday, December 6, 2010


Date: Thursday, December 9, 2010

Location: Milang Snipe Sanctuary

Latham's Snipe (Gallinago hardwickii) (5) There is water in the sanctuary 
again, and the snipes are back.

Reported by: Peter Waanders on Friday, December 10, 2010

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