harrier nest..

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kelly111
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harrier nest..

Postby kelly111 » Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:49 pm

Hi I am looking to get some photos of harriers at the nest any one know of any in the chch area at all.or where I maybe can found them.be good to get photos of the young ones.any hope will be so good thanks.
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Re: harrier nest..

Postby Hypno » Mon Nov 19, 2018 5:18 pm

I have found several nests over the years in Swamps, Lake Ellesmere or other Lagoons suit, find an area with no trees obstructing view and follow them back to the nest.
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Re: harrier nest..

Postby Neil Fitzgerald » Sun Nov 25, 2018 4:22 pm

Apparently they have a tendency to desert if disturbed. Like most birds, more so earlier on.

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