Australian Wood Duck - Mapua Nelson.

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Re: Australian Wood Duck - Mapua Nelson.

Postby sav » Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:24 pm

Hi all,

3 drakes and 2 ducks present at Playhouse Theatre pond this morning.

cheers
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Re: Australian Wood Duck - Mapua Nelson.

Postby sav » Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:09 pm

Hi all,

And 4 drakes and one duck this morning.

cheers
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Re: Australian Wood Duck - Mapua Nelson.

Postby David Riddell » Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:44 am

Will be passing through the Nelson area on Wednesday, any updates? Missed these birds last year, would love another crack at them...
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Re: Australian Wood Duck - Mapua Nelson.

Postby David Riddell » Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:34 pm

Spent several hours over two days last summer chasing these birds, today we found this one without getting out of the car. At the Playhouse. No sign of the female, hopefully she's on a nest.
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