Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest

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Subject: Birdpedia - Australia - Weekly Digest
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Date: Sun, 7 Feb 2016 13:35:06 +0000
The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period 
Monday, February 1, 2016 to Sunday, February 7, 2016:

Area: SA

Date: Thursday, February 4, 2016

Location: Whites Rd wetlands

Australasian Grebe (Tachybaptus novaehollandiae) (1) With juvenile and also 
feeding juvenile. When feeding, the juvenile was "on its side" to accept the 
food, which is unlike other birds I have seen feeding.  Photos attached

Reported by: Gordon Pateman on Thursday, February 4, 2016


Date: Saturday, February 6, 2016

Location: Barker Inlet

Freckled Duck (Stictonetta naevosa) (2) Barker Inlet , 2 Freckled Duck along 
with 20 Shoveler and about same number of Pink eared Duck on pond just to west 
of locked gate (north of highway) also 20 Banded Stilt on small salt pond on 
eastern side of gate.

Reported by: William Brooker on Sunday, February 7, 2016


Date: Saturday, February 6, 2016

Location: Whites Rd Wetlands

European Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis) (1) This (I think young) Goldfinch was 
seen feeding on thistles at Whites Rd this morning. Thanks to Joe at ID Help 
for the ID.  Photo attached.

Reported by: Gordon Pateman on Saturday, February 6, 2016


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