Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest

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Subject: Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest
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Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2012 00:05:05 +0930
The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period 
Monday, August 6, 2012 to Sunday, August 12, 2012:

Area: SA

Date: Monday, August 6, 2012

Location: Granite Island Victor harbor

Brown Quail (Coturnix ypsilophora) (7) Birds were observed moving around in the 
grass beside the track and later crossing the track at the northern end of the 
Island. One bird was showing very strange colouring. It was the usual brown 
above but was off white from the top of the head all the way down on the neck, 
breast and almost to the vent?

Reported by: Winston Syson on Monday, August 6, 2012


Date: Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Location: Chandos St Clayton Bay

Nankeen Night Heron (Nycticorax caledonicus) (50) Disturbed from roosting site 
in pine trees

Reported by: Peter Doecke on Sunday, August 12, 2012


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